2021 Cook Islands $20 Coyolxauhqui Stone 3oz Silver Coin
Dating back to the 15th century, to a time when Axayacatl ruled the Aztec Empire, the Coyolxauhqui Stone was discovered in 1978 at the site of the Templo Mayor of Tenochtitlan in modern Mexico City. This incredible 3.4 metre archaeological discovery depicts the God, Coyolxauhqui ,in a dismembered pose and probably served as a warning for the enemies of Tenochtitlan because it was believed that female deities would die first in battle. Coyolxauhqui became to represent all defeated enemies.
A truly amazing find, the stone is reproduced on this superb three ounce, 99.9% pure silver collector coin. Minted with incredible precision, the Stone bears exquisite detail, and is surrounded by typical Aztec imagery.
An absolutely spectacular coin, each three ounce, 99.9% pure silver Coyolxauhqui Stone collector issue is limited to a mintage of just 234 coins worldwide.