Are you ready to celebrate the remarkable women who shaped history? Introducing the Women In History Series, an extraordinary collection of 1 oz silver coins presented by the New Zealand Mint on behalf of Niue. These coins feature colorized images of some of the world’s most famous and influential women. Join us as we dive into this exciting new collection of Niue silver coins available at Provident Metals.
The Obverse Design: A Glimpse of Niue’s Rich Heritage
On the front side of each coin in the Colorized Niue Women in History Series 1 oz Silver Coins, you’ll find the Public Seal of Niue. This seal is adorned with symbolic elements that reflect the culture, history, and natural beauty of the island nation. Among these visuals, you’ll spot a magnificent coconut palm tree, representing Niue’s lush tropical landscape and the significance of coconuts in the island’s daily life and economy. The seal also includes the national motto of Niue, “Takitaki hifo mai na, to fakamanatu ki tua,” which translates to “Coming together under one purpose for the future.” This motto beautifully captures the unity, determination, and aspirations of the Niuean people.
Choose Your Reverse Visual: Iconic Women in History
Each coin in the Colorized Women in History Silver Coin Series showcases a different image of an influential woman. Let’s take a look at the ones released so far:
- 2022 Boudicca: Immerse yourself in the stoic gaze of Boudicca, the renowned Celtic warrior who bravely defied the Roman Empire and sparked a rebellion in the British Isles.
- 2022 Marie Curie: Behold the captivating portrait of Marie Curie, the trailblazing scientist who became the first woman to win a Nobel Prize. Her groundbreaking research in radioactivity revolutionized our understanding of physics and chemistry.
- 2023 Cleopatra: Journey into ancient history with Cleopatra, one of the most powerful women of her time. This colorized image showcases the Egyptian leader who skillfully guided the empire through the end of the Hellenistic period, leaving an indelible mark on Egyptian history.
Series Details: Your Collectible Treasures
Each coin in this remarkable series comes with a protective plastic capsule and a beautiful presentation box. Both the presentation box and the outer shipper feature a captivating Women in History-themed design. Not only do these coins boast colorized visuals on the reverse, but they also come with a Certificate of Authenticity. With a limited mintage of only 2,000 coins per design, they truly are treasures to cherish.
Dive into Their Stories: History of the Women in this Series
Cleopatra: Known for her exceptional beauty and intelligence, Cleopatra was the last active ruler of the Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt. Her political prowess captivated powerful men like Julius Caesar and Mark Antony. Throughout her reign, she displayed ambition, strategic brilliance, and a fierce determination to maintain Egypt’s independence. Cleopatra remains one of history’s most legendary figures.
Marie Curie: A true pioneer in the field of science, Marie Curie made history as the first woman to win a Nobel Prize. Her groundbreaking research in radioactivity revolutionized our understanding of physics and chemistry. Alongside her husband, Pierre Curie, she discovered the elements polonium and radium, laying the foundation for modern advancements in medicine and nuclear energy. Marie Curie’s unwavering dedication to science, despite facing gender discrimination, serves as an enduring symbol of female empowerment in the scientific community.
Boudicca: Also known as Boadicea, Boudicca was the queen of the Celtic Iceni tribe in ancient Britain. She fearlessly led a rebellion against the Roman Empire in AD 60 or 61, responding to their violation of a treaty and her own humiliation. Boudicca rallied other tribes and launched successful attacks, capturing and destroying several Roman settlements. Though ultimately defeated, her bravery and defiance against Roman rule left an indelible mark on history, solidifying her as an icon of Celtic resistance and female leadership.
Start Your Collection: Join the Women in History Series
Are you inspired to embark on a captivating journey through history? Start your collection with the Women in History Series today! If you have any questions or need assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact JM Bullion. Our friendly customer service team is ready to help. Reach out to us at 800-276-6508, chat with us live on our website, or send us an email. Stay updated on our latest product offerings by following our weekly blog posts and social media accounts.