2018 Solomon Isl. $25 Captain Cook's Voyage Mother of Pearl 5oz Silver Proof
This 5oz silver coin features a bright blue Mother of Pearl Inlay, sculpted to reveal Captain James Cook’s ship, the HM Bark Endeavour! Created to commemorate his departure in 1768 to, among other things, record the transit of Venus, this Captain Cook coin stands head and shoulders above the pack!
Measuring 65mm in diameter, and struck to proof quality from FIVE OUNCES of 99.9% pure silver, each of the 750 coins in the limited edition mintage is housed in a maritime trunk shaped case.