- Mintage Limit - 4444
- St Nicholas Wonderworker
- Gold Gilded with Four Swarovski Crystal inlay
- Coin in capsule+with Certificate of Authenticity + Presentation Case
The Mint of Poland is proud to present a coin commemorating the personage of Saint Nicholas the Wonderworker. Superb craftsmanship of the coin, along with its uncommon shape, makes it a real collector’s item. The coin is a perfect gift for the namesakes of the Saint, as well as a talisman for those under his care, including sailors, merchants, children and students.
Saint Nicholas is considered to be a model of compassion, true courage and justice. Numerous accounts on his decent deeds made his name last through the ages, thus he has been remembered as the advocate for the poor and needy. Thanks to his benefaction, he became a symbol of generosity, giving and a contemporary Christmas tradition.
In the centre – a gold-plated image of a sanctuary. In the background – decorative ornaments. On the right – an inscription: NIUE ISLAND (the issuer). Under the dome – an image of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Below – an inscription: ELIZABETH II. On the right – the year of issue (2013) and face value (1 DOLLAR). At the bottom – a mint mark (m/w).
In the centre – a pad-printed image of Saint Nicholas the Wonderworker. On both sides of the Saint - miniature scenes from the life of Nicholas. Above – a semi-circular stylized inscription in Latin – SANCTUS NICOLAUS DE MYRA (Saint Nicholas of Myra). In the background – a Greek cross with a frosted surface. In each corner – gold-plated classical crosses . In each cross – a red SWAROVSKI ELEMENT.