In addition to mint rolls that contain 20 Silver Philharmonic coins, the Austrian Mint also packages these popular silver coins in sealed boxes of 500 coins. You can conveniently bolster your portfolio with one of these 2017 1 oz Austrian Silver Philharmonic - 500 Coin Mint Sealed Monster Box (Brilliant Uncirculated) from Gainesville Coins! Each coin is legal tender with a given face value of 1.5 Euros. They contain 1 troy oz of silver each and are struck from 99.99% pure (.9999 fine) silver. The monster box comes sealed from the mint with 25 tubes of 20 coins each for a total of 500 oz of silver.
The reverse design shows a thoughtful arrangement of orchestral instruments. The back row includes a Viennese horn, bassoon, and harp, while four violins and a cello are placed in front. "WIENER PHILHARMONIKER," German for "Vienna Philharmonic," is inscribed in stylized text at the top rim, with "SILBER" found in much smaller lettering below.
The Great Organ located at the famous music hall in Vienna is shown on the obverse. The same Gothic font is used for the rim inscriptions "REPUBLIK OSTERREICH" and "1,50 EURO," while the year of issue "2017" and "1 UNZE FEINSILBER" are found just above the denomination. The finish is a lustrous Brilliant Uncirculated.
The popularity of the Silver Philharmonic coin, particularly in Europe, is a combination of its stunning design and its trusted silver content. Although it has only been minted since 2008, giving most of its competitors a two-decade head start, the Austrian Silver Philharmonic ranks among the world's best-selling silver bullion coins on a yearly basis. Grow the allocation of silver in your investment portfolio with the 2017 Austrian Silver Philharmonic Sealed Monster Box (500 Coins)!