1oz Fiji 2017 Great Wave ‘Hokusai’ Colour Commemorative Proof
Famed Japanese ukiyo-e artist Hokusai’s “The Great Wave off Kanagawa” serves as the inspiration for Scottsdale Mint’s latest legal tender bullion proof-like BU and color commemorative proof coin releases. Collectors will instantly recognize Scottsdale’s effort in creating legal tender bullion and Color Commemorative Proof coins that capture the essence of Hokusai’s internationally renowned “The Great Wave off Kanagawa” color woodblock art piece first created in the 1830’s. Fans of the artist will not be disappointed with Scottsdale’s attention to detail as both coins, on closer inspection, reveal a depiction of famed Mount Fuji in the background.
The Color Commemorative Proof coins, struck in .999+ silver, weighing 1 troy ounce each, are proof struck and placed in capsule, a Scottsdale Mint box and outer package.The Color Commemorative Proof 1 oz Fiji “Great Wave” coin is limited to only 2500 pieces.