2016 Japanese Archipelago Shaking Hands Cherry Blossom Earthquake Reconstruction


Coin Specifications

Year 2015
Denomination 1000 Yen
Country Japan
Max Mintage 34,184
Finish Proof
Primary Material Silver .999
Primary Material Weight 1oz
Coin Dimensions (mm) 40.00

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Commemorate Resilience with the Japanese Archipelago Silver Proof Coin

Celebrate the indomitable spirit of recovery and hope with the 2016 Japanese Archipelago Shaking Hands Cherry Blossom Earthquake Reconstruction Program 1oz Silver Proof Coin. This exquisite piece is not just a collector’s item but a symbol of the resilience and unity displayed by Japan in the wake of the Great East Japan Earthquake.

A Symbolic Design Rooted in Hope

The coin’s reverse is a poignant representation of the Japanese Archipelago, uniquely shaped to depict two hands in a gesture of solidarity and greeting. Set against a serene backdrop of cherry blossoms in a delicate pink hue, this design reflects a nation’s peaceful resolve in the face of adversity.

Details that Matter

Metal: Fine silver with a fineness of 999‰, weighing 31.10 g.
Dimensions: A substantial diameter of 40.00 mm.
Quality: Struck in Proof condition, ensuring the highest quality of minting.
Mintage: Limited to 34,184 pieces, enhancing its collectability.

The “Miracle Pine” – A Testament to Survival

The obverse of this silver coin features the iconic lone pine tree of Rikuzentakata – a natural monument that withstood the devastating tsunami. This ‘miracle pine’ stands surrounded by pigeons, symbolising hope amidst desolation and the continuous journey towards reconstruction.

Not Just a Coin, But a Piece of History

This 2016 coin, part of the Japan Reconstruction Series, encapsulates a significant chapter in Japan’s history. It comes with a certificate of authenticity and is presented in a bespoke case, making it a valuable addition to any collection, and a thoughtful gift for enthusiasts of world coins and Japanese culture.

Your Opportunity to Own a Symbol of Resilience

With its limited mintage and significant symbolism, the 2016 Japanese Archipelago Silver Proof Coin is more than an investment; it’s a tribute to the unyielding spirit of a nation. Secure your piece of history and be part of a narrative that speaks of recovery, unity, and the beauty of perseverance.

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