King Tutankhamun, or King Tut as he is more commonly known, is possibly the best known of the ancient Egyptian rulers and his image is featured on the magnificent 2016 Republic of Chad 5oz Silver Tut bullion coin from the Scottsdale Mint. The first release in the new Relics of Egypt series, the 5oz Tut is an impressive addition to any collection. Each 11.8 mm thick coin contains 5 troy ounces of fine .999 pure silver and the Tut is available in brilliant uncirculated (BU) condition from coininvest.com.
The Scottsdale Mint is famed for its intricate and unusual products and the Silver 5oz Tut is no exception. The rimless coin with its incuse design has the appearance of an authentic ancient Egyptian relic. A chiselled granite edge perfectly complements the striking image of the boy king on the coin's reverse while its hand-brushed Antique Proof finish adds to its immense appeal. Its obverse bears the national crest of the Republic of Chad,a landlocked country in northern Africa and the coin has a face value of 3,000 Francs.
The boy Pharaoh ruled for just 9 years and died at the age of 19. His tomb was discovered by a British archaeological team lead by Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon on 4 November 1922. His golden funeral mask is one of the most famous ancient relics in the world and can now be seen at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo. Purchase your own Ancient Egyptian relic in the form of the magnificent Republic of Chad 2016 5oz Silver Tut coin from coininvest.com.
King Tut 5 oz 2016 silver coins have a limited mintage of just 30,000 and it's likely that they will be snapped up quickly. Add this stunning 5oz coin to your collection today and enjoy its striking design for years to come.
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