2208 W Chicago Ave Chicago, IL 60622 United States. Issued as part of the Giant Windows of Heaven series by Cook Islands, this gorgeous silver coin weighs 10 ounces! The coin measures 130 mm in diameter and boasts a unique decoration - a huge colored window replicating the South Rose Window of Notre Dame de Paris. 999 pure silver in proof-like quality, the coin has got the limited mintage - only 999 pieces worldwide. As one of the famous churches in the world, this 12th-century gothic cathedral is included on the Unesco World Heritage List.
Notre Dame is renowned for its beautiful stained glass windows most of them dating back to the 13th century when the cathedral was constructed. The reverse features the South Rose Window of Notre Dame. From the outside, the south rose window in the side of the cathedral is impressive enough. But from the inside, it's a spectacular masterpiece, and one of the reasons why this cathedral has so many millions of visitors every year. This huge window is nearly 13 metres across, and it was made in 1260 AD.
Moreover, most of the panes in it still have their original glass! This gorgeous 10 oz edition of the Giant Windows of Heaven comes housed in a luxury illuminating box, accompanied by a CoA, and it's sure to become a true gem in your collection! The item "Cook Islands 2015 35$ Notre Dame Giant Windows of Heaven 10 oz Silver Coin" is in sale since Friday, May 13, 2016.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\South Pacific". The seller is "topworldcoins_com" and is located in Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.