Following on from Thor's Hammer, comes the latest release in the Mythology series featuring the Shield of Athena: Aegis.
Crafted in stunning ultra high relief on a piedfort 2oz blank and superbly detailed with antique finish.
The aegis, as stated in the Iliad, is carried by Athena and Zeus, but its nature is uncertain. It had been interpreted as an animal skin or a shield, sometimes bearing the head of a Gorgon.
This astonishing follow up in the Mythology series is limited to only 999 coins worldwide!
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