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Coin "Isle of Man Year of Planet. Earth 4 Colour Titanium"

Остров Мэн, Год планеты Земля. 4‑х цветный титан

Name Isle of Man Year of Planet. Earth 4 Colour Titanium
Presented by Pobjoy Mint Ltd
Nominal value 8,77
Metal 38,68
Diameter 3000
Thickness Proof. 4 Colour Titanium
Mintage This obverse is special in that it is not a normal obverse with the Queen’s head because of the 4 colour titanium. Reverse: coin represents the four spheres recognized in Earth Science: the lithosphere (earth), the atmosphere (air), the hydrosphere (water) and the biosphere (fire) and therefore the four Greek Gods representing these elements are depicted on the 4 Colour Titanium middle sections of the coin: Demeter for Earth - brown, Zeus for Air – light blue, Poseidon for Water – mid. blue and Hephaestus for Fire - purple. The outer ring contains the 12 signs of the zodiac which have been arranged so that the relevant signs - Earth, Air, Water and Fire - appear above the God representing that particular element and the central circle depicts an image of Planet Earth. This is the worlds 1st coin to be struck in four colours of titanium.
Description of obverse and reverse Pobjoy Mint Ltd
A brief annotation Pobjoy Mint Ltd

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