2018 South Korea 1 oz Silver Chiwoo Cheonwang - Gem Uncirculated Condition - Struck at the Korean Mint - Low Mintage 30,000
The Korean Mint (KOMSCO) and their high quality Chiwoo Cheonwang Silver Medal bullion series quickly gained popularity in the coin and bullion industry since the first release of the series in 2016. Each issue features a new reverse design paying homage to Chiwoo Cheonwang, a historical and legendary figure and God of War in Chinese and Korean culture.
All coins come in protective plastic. Multiples of 25 ship in mint tubes.
DENOMINATION: 1 CLAY
MINT: KOMSCO (Korean Mint)
WEIGHT: 1 Troy Oz
PURITY: 99.9% Fine Silver
OBVERSE FEATURES: Chiwoo Cheonwang's shield is centered above a latent image, used to protect against forgery, that changes from Ag to 999 depending upon which angle the coin is held. His shield, a goblin tile called Gwimyeonwa, depicts the face of Doggaebi, a protector of evil spirits. Inscriptions 2018 FINE SILVER 999, REPUBLIC OF KOREA, KOMSCO, and 1 CLAY are also included in the design. The Gwimyeonwa shield was made of earth materials, so CLAY was chosen as the unit of measurement (similar to DOLLAR) for the series.
REVERSE FEATURES: Sword in hand, about to engage with the enemy, a detailed Chiwoo Cheonwang is seen horseback wearing his devils mask and Doggaebi face shield. Inscription CHIWOO CHEONWANG is also featured on the reverse.