Store Category: Murano Glass. Enjoy the seasons breezy beauty with this stunning set of three 5 oz. Pure silver coloured coins featuring authentic Murano glass insects. Highly popular when they were first released beginning in 2011, these coins are available again for a limited time in this 3-coin pure silver set. Makes a dazzling addition to your already stunning coin collection! A ONE-OF-A-KIND ON EVERY COIN! Each of the three coins in your set features a unique handmade glass insect crafted by master glassmaker Giuliano Donaggio. From the richly coloured glass to the vivid coloured flower, each coin captures the brilliance of summer. Packaged in a premium wood case to highlight the beauty of your coins. OF PURE SILVER: Each coin is crafted from five ounces of 99.99% pure silver! LOW WORLDWIDE MINTAGE: Your coin set is limited to a mintage of just 850 worldwide. GST/HST EXEMPT: Your 3-coin set is GST/HST exempt. Designed by Canadian artist Maurice Gervais, the coloured reverse of each 5-ounce 99.99% pure silver coin features a selectively painted and engraved image of a plant found in Canada, embellished with a Venetian glass insect species found in Canada. The Venetian glass insects are handcrafted by Giuliano Donaggio, a master glassmaker in Murano, Italy. Tulip and Ladybug : The coin that started it all in 2011and the first-ever of its kindthis design features a red and black Venetian glass ladybug sitting on the bright green leaf of a red tulip. Aster and Bumble Bee : A Venetian glass yellow-banded bumble bee perches delicately on the golden heart of an engraved and coloured purple-stemmed aster. Purple Coneflower and Eastern Tailed Blue Butterfly : A bright indigo, red-spotted Venetian glass butterfly settles among on the colourful ray florets of a purple coneflower. Each coin is encapsulated and comes packaged in beautiful premium wood collector’s case! 99.99% pure silver. Proof with colour and Murano glass. Maurice Gervais (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse). Giuliano Donaggio (murano pieces). I do leave feedback for everyone. The item “2018 Murano’s Best $50 Pure Silver 3-Coin Set Ladybug, Bumble Bee, Butterfly” is in sale since Saturday, June 16, 2018. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Canada\Commemorative”. The seller is “coins.4.fun” and is located in Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Canada
- Certification: Uncertified
- Grade: Ungraded
- Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated