2021 Malta 5 Euro - Knights of the Past - Germania Mint (1oz Silver)

  • Country: Malta
  • Period: Republic (1974-Date)
  • Type: Non-Circulating Coin
  • Years: 2021
  • Mint: Germania Mint
  • Denomination: 5 EUR
  • Currency: Euro (2008-Date)
  • Composition: .9999 Silver
  • Diameter: 38.6mm
  • Weight: 31.1g
  • Edge: Reeded
  • Mintage: 15,000
  • Condition: New - Mint Packaging
  • Obverse: An armored knight holding a shield marked with the Central Bank of Malta coat of arms, date below
  • Reverse: Two knights on horses heading to battle with the Verdala Palace in the background and the denomination on the right

Knights of the Past is the first commemorative coin created through close cooperation between the Central Bank of Malta and Germania Mint. This issue will start a series of unique bullion coins, which in a modern way refer to the traditions of the Order of Malta. The collection will be the result of a collaboration, combining superior minting and precious metals quality, with the artistic vision, marketing and distribution of both institutions.

The obverse of the first coin of the series depicts the Knights of Malta in a battle array, with the famous Verdala Palace in the background. The reverse of the coin presents the Central Bank of Malta coat of arms on a shield, held by a Maltese knight.

The 2021 Knights of the Past 1oz Silver will be issued with a limited mintage of 15,000 coins and come in a blisterpack with certificate of authenticity.

*Coin condition is based on our professional opinion. Pictures are representative of the coin that you will receive, actual coin may differ slightly, and serial numbers may vary*