The moon illuminates the darkness, provides guidance and direction. Since ancient times, the moon has been humanity’s guardian of the night. As it moved across the sky changing from dark to light, the moon reflected the cyclical rhythms of life. This captivating three-coin set portrays three moon phases with translucent enamel creating the shadow that defines the new and waxing gibbous moon.
Item Number: 162272
Composition: 99.99% pure silver
Weight (g): 62.69
Diameter (mm): 50
Face Value: $30
Artist: Andy Everson
Packaging: Maroon clamshell with black beauty box
- A captivating narrative about the ever-intriguing moon, perfectly suited to the extra-large surface of 2oz silver coins, and executed in the highly collectible style of Northwest Coast art.
- An ingenious combination of traditional engraving and enamel to recreate the silvery moon and the shadow that defines its various phases.
- Our first 2 oz coins featuring enamel and presented as a 3-coin set.
- Hand-filled enamel has an airy, night sky feel that allows the fine engraving to shine through.
Kwakwaka’wakw artist Andy Everson has created three distinct facial expressions that reveal the moon’s progression from youthful new moon, to mature and wise full moon. Translucent enamel casts a shadow, yet allows the fine engraving to shine through in this exceptional masterpiece of Northwest Coast art!