One of the most exciting releases of 2017, the 1oz Santa Maria silver coin was the first in the Rwandan Nautical Ounce Series. The inaugural coin celebrates the 525th anniversary of Christopher Columbus' Atlantic Ocean voyage in search of the new world. These beautiful silver coins will be issued with a new reverse design each year.
Struck from 1oz of .999 pure silver Nautical Ounce coins are an inspired choice for investors and an essential buy for collectors of African silver coins. The series is produced by the LEV Leipzig Precious Metals Factory in Germany for the Rwandan government, so you are assured of outstanding quality. The coin's reverse carries the Rwandan coat of arms and silver Nautical Ounce coins are legal tender with a face value of 50 Francs.