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Tokelau Capricornus $5 Creatures of Myth & Legend series Gold Coin Year of the Goat Proof 2015

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Product Code: TR-G-CFM-15-02
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Name of series
Creatures of Myth and Legend started in 2014 (2 creatures a year)
Metal Gold
Mintage 1500
Fineness (% purity) 99.9
Content (Troy OZ) 0.016 oz
Denomination (NZD) $5
Weight (g) 0.5 grams
Diameter (mm) 11mm
Year of Issue 2015
Country Tokelau
Edge Reeded
Quality Proof
Package Special box
Certificate of Authenticity Yes + serial number on the Certificate
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✔ Capricornus - the coin in new series "Creatures of Myth & Legend"
✔ Pure gold .9999
✔ The perfect gift for all coin collectors ar art lovers
✔ Its uniqueness is guaranteed by the limited mintage of 1500 coins.
Tokelau is delighted to announce the release of the next two coins in its Creatures of Myth and Legend Series. Taking as its inspiration the Chinese Lunar calendar, the series features animals related to the lunar year in its designs. As 2015 will be the Year of the Goat, the designs depict mythical goats – in this case Aries and Capricornus.
Capricornus the Goatfish
Capricornus, more commonly called Capricorn, has one of the oldest mythological associations, having been consistently represented as a hybrid of a goat and a fish since the Middle Bronze Age. In Greek mythology, the constellation is sometimes identified with Amalthea, the goat that suckled the infant Zeus and it is often identified as Pan, the god with a goat’s head, who saved himself from the monster Typhon by giving himself a fish’s tail and diving into the river.
Capricornus /ˌkæprɨˈkɔrnəs/ is one of the constellations of the zodiac; it is often called Capricorn, especially when referring to the corresponding astrological sign. Its name is Latin for "horned goat" or "goat horn", and it is commonly represented in the form of a sea-goat: a mythical creature that is half goat, half fish. Its symbol is Capricorn symbol 2.png (Unicode ♑).
Capricornus is one of the 88 modern constellations, and was also one of the 48 constellations listed by the 2nd century astronomer Ptolemy. Under its modern boundaries it is bordered by Aquila, Sagittarius, Microscopium, Piscis Austrinus, and Aquarius. The constellation is located in an area of sky called the Sea or the Water, consisting of many water-related constellations such as Aquarius, Pisces and Eridanus. It is the second faintest constellation in the zodiac after Cancer, and it is the smallest constellation in the zodiac.
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