“Noah´s Ark” is the first investment coin issued by
the Central Bank of Armenia. The coin is a legal tender in the Republic of
Armenia at its nominal value.
The Noah´s Ark is the most expressive symbol of the
Armenian history. The legend of the Great Flood and the Noah´s Ark is well
known all over the world. For centuries representatives of different nations
have been looking for the Noah´s Ark at the top of the Mountain Ararat. Even today there are "factual"
evidences of existence of the Noah´s Ark.
Issue of the “Noah´s Ark” investment coin and its
acquisition by investors, numismatists and collectors around the world, will
widely promote recognition of the Armenia's ancient history and cultural
The Central Bank of Armenia has granted the right of
striking, advertising, marketing and selling the “Noah´s Ark” investment coins
to the German GEIGER EDELMETALLE GmbH. The company is engaged in precious
metals mining, as well as production of bullion and investment coins made of
gold, silver and platinum of various weights. It is one of the leading
companies to carry out sale of precious items in the international market.
Presently the Central Bank of Armenia does not sell
the “Noah´s Ark” investment coins. The coins obtained elsewhere can be accepted
by the Central Bank of Armenia at its nominal value provided that it is
authentic and has maintained the wholeness and weight.
The “Noah´s Ark” silver investment coins
Ark” silver investment coin is made of 999% silver. The
coin has been yearly issued since 2011-2012 in 1/4, 1/2, 1, 5 and 10 troy ounces,
and 1 kg and 5 kg weight variety with the only change in the year of issue.