El Salvador – 2500 Colones – United for Peace – Discovery of America – NGC PF69 Ultra Cameo

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Description

El Salvador – 2500 Colones Discovery of America – NGC PF69 Ultra Cameo

A tribute to cultural encounter and exploration

Introduction

The 2500 Colones Discovery of America gold coin, issued by El Salvador in 1992, serves as a 500th anniversary commemorative piece. Anniversary of Columbus’ discovery of the New World. Graded PF69 Ultra Cameo by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC), this coin is near flawless and offers exceptional eye catching, making it a highly prized collector’s item.

Design and symbolism

Front
The obverse depicts a captivating scene of Columbus’ ships sailing the Atlantic, a stark reminder of the boldness and courage that led to the discovery of America. The words “REPÚBLICA DE EL SALVADOR” are written at the top and the year of issue “1992” is written at the bottom.

Back
On the reverse, two olive branches represent the face value of 2500 colones. These olive branches are traditional symbols of peace and harmonize with the coin’s theme of uniting cultures. The surrounding lettering reads “V CENTENARIO DEL ENCUENTRO DE DOS CULTURAS,” which translates to “500. Anniversary of the meeting of two cultures”. In addition, the dates “1492 – 1992” are clearly visible and 14 stars identify the 14 departments of the Republic of El Salvador.

Technical details

Country: El Salvador
Year: 1992
Value: 2500 colones
Material: gold
Fineness: 0.917
Weight: 16 grams
Diameter: 28 mm
Mintage: 5000
Rating: NGC PF69 Ultra Cameo

Quality and classification

The coin has been graded as PF69 Ultra Cameo by NGC, indicating that it is in near perfect condition. The term “Ultra Cameo” is a testament to the coin’s superb frosted details and mirror-like fields, which enhance its visual depth and appeal.

Rarity and edition
With a limited edition of just 5,000 pieces, the coin is a rare find, especially in such high quality. The designation PF69 Ultra Cameo, awarded by NGC, further increases the desirability of the model among collectors and investors.

Summary

The 2500 Colones “Discovery of America” coin is a powerful tribute to one of the most important events in history – the meeting between the Old and New Worlds. This gold coin is not only a work of art, it also holds enormous historical and cultural value, which is expressed through its intricate design and high-quality craftsmanship. The exceptional NGC grading and limited mintage make it a valuable asset for any numismatic portfolio, combining investment potential with aesthetic and historical richness.

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