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Isfahan Gold
Исфаханское золото
Presented by
CIT Coin Invest AG (Lichtenstein)
Nominal value
500 dollars
155,5 g
50 mm
Gold 999,9°
50 pcs
Production quality
Smartminting®, ultra high relief, The artful Tiffany style glass is beautifully integrated in this design.
CIT Coin Invest AG (Lichtenstein)
B.H. Mayer (Germany)
Description of obverse and reverse
The obverse shows a line of arches decorated with typical floral tile elements that can be found in the mosques of Isfahan. The vanishing point is concentrated on a window element made of blue green Tiffany glass; in the lower third a small coat of arms of the Republic of Palau, below 500 Dollars. 

The reverse features a part of the Shah Mosque of Isfahan: In the foreground a balcony with typical decorative muqarnas ceiling that draws the observer’s attention to the Tiffany glass inlay ornamented on all pieces with a golden mashrabiya element. In the background a part of the cupola of the Shah Mosque. In the case of the Gold Edition, the legend isfahan / Tiffany Art 2020 / Final Edition is distributed on the architectural elements.
A brief annotation
This magnificent piece highlights the architectural wonder of Naghsh-e Jahan Square in Isfahan, Iran, also known as Imam Square. This Unesco World Heritage site is one of the largest city center squares in the world and a treasure of Persian architecture and art. The highly detailed relief honors the architecture of the Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque that is located on the east side of the city square. With its magnificent arches and tile work, it amazes all visitors.
New issue
№ 3(64) 2023
№ 3(64) 2023
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