Singapore 2005 NUS $10 Silver Proof Coin issued by the MAS to commemorate the Centennial of NUS
Date Listed 22/11/2018
Singapore 2005 $10 Silver Proof Coin issued by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to commemorate the Centennial of the National University of Singapore (NUS)
NUS started as a small medical college in 1905. Today, it is internationally acknowledged as a global university with affiliations to the leading institutions around the world. To commemorate the institution's 100 years, the Monetary Authority of Singapore issued this exquisite $10 Silver Proof Colour Coin.
The reverse of the coin shows a single human figure depicting the aspirations of NUS in striving towards global excellence. It reflects the NUS community's focus on people and depicts NUS as one body.
The figure reaches towards the star in the NUS Centennial logo, signifying NUS' quest for global excellence as well as a personal drive for life-long learning.
The stylized globe signifies NUS as a global knowledge enterprise that transcends boundaries of space and time.
The text on the circumference anchors the human figure, suggesting that NUS equips graduates to thrive in a fast-changing global economy.
The obverse of the coin bears the Singapore Arms with the year-date 2005.
Denomination …. 10 Dollars
Metal ……………… 999 Fine Silver
Weight ……………. 20.00 grams
Diameter …………. 38.70 mm
Thickness ………… 2.50 mm
Mintage ………….. 10,000
Issue Date ……….. 2nd July 2005
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