2021 1oz Netherlands Ship Shilling .999 Silver Restrike Round

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The Royal Dutch Mint proudly presents the official restrike of the original Utrecht “Scheepjes-Schelling” or "Ship Shilling" from 1786 which comes with a limited mintage of only 10,000 coins worldwide.

The “Schelling” is a Dutch coin type which has been around in many varieties. The Ship Shilling was brought into circulation in 1670 because many inferior pieces were in circulation of previous varieties of the coin. The nominal value of six stuivers (5 cent coins). The name of the Scheepjes-Schelling is derived from its use in trades. The coin was mostly used internationally.

Coin Highlights:
  • Mintage of only 10,000 coins.
  • Contains 1 oz of .999 fine Silver.
  • Comes housed in a capsule.
  • Obverse: Depicts a warship with a flag on the stern. The inscription reads “CONCORDIA RES PARVAE CRESCUNT” which may be translated as Unity makes Strength.
  • Reverse: Features the province weapon of Utrecht and the inscription “MO:NO:ARG:ORDIN:TRAIECT”: MONETA NOVA ARGENTEA ORDINUM TRAIECTUM. It means New silver coin of Utrecht.
  • Guaranteed by the Royal Dutch Mint.
  • Official restrike. Not a legal tender coin.
More Information
Year 2021
Metal Content Silver
Purity 999
Condition Brilliant Uncirculated
Country Netherlands
Manufacturer The Royal Dutch Mint
Mintage 10,000
Diameter (mm) 40
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