Glorifying the masterpieces of stained glass windows belonging to the various well known cathedrals and churches, the new series of the Cook Islands Windows of Heaven impresses and gladdens the eye with a full color stained glass windows reproduction inserted into the pure silver coins. The fifth silver coin is devoted to the remarkable Russian Saint Isaacs Cathedral in Saint Petersburg. The obverse of the St. Isaacs Cathedral silver coin represents the profile of Her Majesty Elizabeth II as well as the engraving of the Queens name.
There is magnificent full-colour stained window insert next to the portrait of the Queen. The obverse also contains the legends denoting the face value and the name of the issuing country. The splendid stained glass inset is also represented on the reverse of the coin.
It is skillfully crafted miniature of the stained glass window of the Cathedral main altar which depicts the Resurrection of Christ. On the right there is a relief image of the facade and a schematic layout of the Cathedral building, its height is 101.5 meters and the inner area is of more than 4,000 square meters. Isaacs Cathedral is grandiose and the largest in Saint Petersburg.
The decoration of this unique and one of the finest cathedrals in Europe includes the largest collection of Russian monumental painting dated by the middle of the XIX century. Txzj pxzj12711 txzj-11 txzj85 txzj115.
The item "2012 COOK ISLANDS WINDOWS OF HEAVEN ST SAINT ISAAC'S CATHEDRAL SILVER PROOF COIN" is in sale since Thursday, April 25, 2019. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\South Pacific". The seller is "ruffletuffles05" and is located in Leesville, South Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Bangladesh, Ecuador, Egypt, Guadeloupe, Macao, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.