Giants Windows of Heaven – Cologne Cathedral 3 Silver Coins Set
First issue of “Windows of Heaven Giants” premium edition series. This new series starts with Cologne Cathedral featuring real handcrafted glass inserts. This 3 x 3 oz 999 Silver coins celebrate “the Holy Kings Windows”, the most important windows of the cathedral. A deluxe edition with the biggest glass intarsia ever made. Extremely low mintage of 999 pieces worldwide!
This incredible set consists by three coins featuring on the reverse the most important windows of the Cologne Cathedral. These windows are called “The Holy Kings Windows”. The coins depict also the inscription “Masterpieces of Crafts” with the handcraft logo and the inscription “Cologne Cathedral”. Unusual the size of the coins that have been made in rectangular shape of 40 x 100 mm size. A never seen deluxe edition with the biggest glass intarsia ever made. The obverse of the coins depict the effigy of Her Queen Elizabeth II, the country and the date of issue. Each coin has an individual number engraved in the silver on the obverse side. The coin set will be delivered in a luxury and elegant box. To improve the presentation of this premium coin set there are some LED lamps inserted in the back of the collection box. These LED lamps are connected to a magnetic system which can be activated by opening the box. In the back of the box is a white glass inserted which reflect the lights perfect to glow through the 3 coins. This means when you open the box in a dark room the 3 glass window coins begin to shine.
Cologne Cathedral is a Roman Catholic church in Cologne, Germany. It is the seat of the Archbishop of Cologne (currently Cardinal Joachim Meisner), and is under the administration of the archdiocese of Cologne. It is renowned as a monument of Christianity, of German Catholicism in particular, of Gothic architecture and of the continuing faith and perseverance of the people of the city in which it stands. It is dedicated to Saint Peter and the Blessed Virgin Mary. The cathedral is a World Heritage Site, one of the best-known architectural monuments in Germany, and Cologne’s most famous landmark, described by UNESCO as an “exceptional work of human creative genius”.
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