NEW ~ Creatures of Myth & Legend ~ 2015 Tokelau 1 oz Silver Coin - Aries Silver Gilded Proof Coin ~
This magnificent coin is struck from 1oz pure silver and minted to proof quality with selective gilding.
Aries, the Ram, is a constellation of stars visible from earth that appear in what the ancient Greeks thought to be the shape of a ram’s head.
The mythology of Aries comes from the story of Jason and the Argonauts, whose main quest was to find the golden fleece of Aries the Ram in order to prove himself to be the rightful king of Iolcos in Thessaly.
The magical ram is said to have carried off the children of Nephele to keep them safe from their evil stepmother
Those born in the Year of the Goat possess a powerful commitment to those they love. Often hopelessly romantic, goat people care deeply about family and always wish to remain at the side of their loved ones.