2022 Cherry Blossom Viewing Silver Medal
Obverse: The design illustrates stained glass windows featuring cherry blossoms, and a woman. The flower crown and the embroidery on the dress represent the image of Fukurokuju, the Blossom of the Year.
Reverse: Blossom of the Year, Fukurokuju
The Blossom of the Year, “Fukurokuju”
Fukurokuju is a cultivated variety developed from the Oshima-zakura cherry tree and originally grew on the banks of the Arakawa River in Tokyo. Its flowers are damask pink, and the petals have undulating grooves that give them a stiff appearance. The variety is known for its large flowers, each flower having around 15 to 20 petals.
|Composition||99.9% Pure Silver (Fineness Certification* stamped by Japan Mint)|
|Special Technique||Oxidized silver finish/Color printing (part of reverse side)|
* Mint Certification Mark of Precious Metal Wares (Hallmark)
The Japan Mint examines and certifies the fineness of precious metal wares by stamping specific marks on all wares that pass this examination. These marks are commonly called hallmarks.
Scheduled Sales Quantity: 2,000 pieces / for overseas market: Max. 60 pieces
International Dealers for This Product
For South Korea
- POONGSAN HWADONG CO., LTD.
For People’s Republic of China (including Hong Kong and Macao), Taiwan, Singapore and Malaysia
- International Coins Limited
For US (includes US Virgin Islands & Puerto Rico), Canada, Australia, Austria, Switzerland, UK (includes England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland & Isle of Man)
- Asset Marketing Services, LLC.