Istana 150th Anniversary 2oz 999 Fine Silver Proof-Like Medallion
Member Price: S$210.00
The architecture intricacies of the 8th century neo-Palladian style of the Istana Main Building is minted in full relief. This exclusive medallion presents the Presidential Crest on the reverse. It is the only medallion in Singapore to feature this highest honour.
The Istana Main Building has a Malay-inspired tropical layout. The central three-storey 28-metre high tower block is complemented by two storey side wings. The central tower block is surmounted by the Presidential Standard, and the pediments (the triangular parts of the façade) on each wing display the Presidential Crest.
In commemoration of the Istana 150th anniversary, The Istana has collaborated with The Singapore Mint to produce the Istana Souvenir Series.The series was launched by Madam Halimah Yacob, 8th President of the Republic of Singapore.
Completed in 1869, the Istana which means “Palace” in Malay, is the office of the President of the Republic of Singapore. The Istana Souvenir Series introduces the five unique medallion designs featuring the architecture of the buildings within the Istana compounds and significant event highlights of the Istana.
A total of eight different silver medallion and card products with limited mintages are available in the Istana Souvenir Series. Collect a piece of Istana Souvenir Series to remember this significant moment in history!
|Country Of Issue||Singapore|
|Material||999 Fine Silver|
|Dimensions||80.00 x 49.28 mm|
|Unit Of Measure||Pieces|