Gold coin 5000 CZK Kost stand

Price (exempt from VAT)
19,150 CZK
711 EUR
CM Club price
18,950 CZK
Stock state
Sold out
Code
21603-650

Approximate purchase price
On request
pcs

If you belong to collectors, who seek an attractive investment opportunities, then you have certainly notted, when the Czech National Bank decided to open a new series of gold coins CZK 5000, whose theme are the Czech castles. First of the fortifications, which will appear on the reverse of this commemorative mintage, is the monumental castle Kost.

A Gothic castle Kost is one of the most preserved castles of medieval architecture in our country. It can be visited while wandering through a protected landscape area the Bohemian Paradise. During its long history, beginning in the 14th century, the castle belonged to many aristocratic families. In the middle of 16th century it was by Kryštof Popel of Lobkowicz extended of the Lobkowicz Palace and other outbuildings, and in its vicinity was even built a brewery. In 1948 the castle was confiscated and during the following communist era served as a museum of Gothic and Renaissance art. It is currently owned by the Kinský family.

 A sightseeing tours shows the interiors of castle, furniture, portraits of nobility as well as an extensive collection of rifles, pistols and other weapons.

The author of both sides of the new gold coin is the academic sculptor Zbyněk Fojtů, which with his proposals has won first, as well as second prize in the competition organized by the Czech National Bank. The Commission particularly appreciated the realistic, high quality rendition of the castle on the reverse, which bears the text KOST CASTLE, and the year 2016. The obverse is dedicated to a depictions of the Gothic portal chapel with its heraldic emblem of the Czech Lands and inscriptions CZECH REPUBLIC, CASTLES and CZK 5000.

Due to a declining number of coins issued in quality standard, you should consider this an incredible investment! 

Material
Gold
Weight
15.55 g
Fineness
999,9 / 1000
Diameter
28 mm
Quality
STANDARD
Edge
Reeded edge
Author of the obverse
ak. soch. Zbyněk Fojtů
Author of the reverse
ak. soch. Zbyněk Fojtů
Code
21603-650
Mintage
3200 pcs
Date of issue
May 2016
Packaging
Red plastic case
Numbered issue
No
Certificate
Yes
Capsule
Yes
Issuer
Czech national bank
Nominal value
5 000 Kč