Niue $15 World's Library Shakespeares Romeo and Juliet Coin, 2014, Silver, MINT
William Shakespeare (baptised 26 April 1564; died 23 April 1616) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world’s preeminent dramatist. He is often called England’s national poet and the “Bard of Avon”. His most famous tragedy besides „Hamlet“ is the story of Romeo and Juliet, about two families at enmity with each other and two lovers whos deaths finally reconcile their feuding families.
The coin shows the 4 most important scenes of the love story:
The crystal includes the entire text of William Shakespeares tragedy with 25,948 words. A masterpiece of numismatic art.