The Temptation of Jesus is the fifth 2018 release, and the 23rd overall release, in the Biblical Series featuring iconic biblical scenes. Each of these 2 oz Silver coins has a mintage of 1,499 pieces and features a high-relief, rimless design. Contains 2 oz of. Each 2 oz coin in this Biblical series is packaged in a gift box reminiscent of the Bible. Included certificate of authenticity lists Matthew 4:8-11 (NLT) which states: Next the devil took him to the peak of a very high mountain and showed him the kingdoms of the world and all their glory. “I will give it all to you, ” he said, If you will kneel down and worship me. ” “Get out of here, Satan, Jesus told him. For the Scriptures say,’You must worship the LORD your God and serve only him. Then the devil went away. Obverse: Features the Raphael Maklouf likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II surrounded by the weight, purity and face value. Reverse: Features the devil tempting Jesus to worship him from atop the mountain based on Gustave Doré’s original artwork. Edge: Laser-etched serial number, from 1 to 1499, which matches the serial number found on the included certificate of authenticity. Individually housed in a card with an assay certificate. Scottsdale Mint has done a phenomenal job of showcasing various narratives through their innovative designs on each of the Biblical Series coins. This stunning antique-finish coin is the perfect way to start this year’s installments of the series. Start your own journey or give a fantastic gift with this dramatic Silver 2 oz coin. Add the 2 oz Silver The Temptation of Jesus coin to your cart today! The certificate of authenticity has an antique feel that coincides nicely with both the finish of the 2 oz coin and the design subject. Included on the certificate is an image of Gustave Doré’s “The Temptation of Jesus”, showing how accurately Scottsdale Mint’s creative team recreated the original artwork for this coin s eries.