The Windows of Heaven coin series is a fantastic representation of some of the most impressive stained glass windows in the world. These are sterling silver coins with a translucent replica of the stained glass window from a cathedral or church. The windows have a worldwide scope, depicting actual windows in miniature from around the world.
Each coin contains fifty grams of 0.925 Sterling silver, which is between one and two Troy ounces. The mintage for each coin is two thousand pieces. The coins come with a Certificate of Authenticity, and are boxed.
These coins are Cook Islands coins with a denomination of ten dollars. The dollar on the Cook Islands takes the same value as the dollar of New Zealand.
The coins have been coming out at the rate of two per year, starting in 2010, which increased later when they became obviously popular.
The coins in the series include those listed below.
The Cathedral of Cologne – 2010
Westminster Abbey - 2010 Cologne - 2010
Notre Dame de Paris - 2011
Cathedral of Saint Petersburg Saville Cathedral -2011
Church of Saint Catherine Bethlehem - 2012
Saint Isaac's Cathedral - 2012
Church of Saint Grancis Chartres Notre Dame Cathedral- 2013
Milan Cathedral – 2013
Our Lady of Lourdes Sanctuary = 2013
Metropolitan Cathedral Buenos Aires – 2014
Sacre Couer Montmartre = 2014
Washington Cathedral Lunar Rock - 2014
Stockholm Cathedral, or Stockholm’s Great Church – 2015
Zagreb Cathedral Lunar Rock – 2015
The Cologne Cathedral three coin set of three ounce silver coins is a special set embedded in the Windows of Heaven coin series. These are fine silver coins, and are part of the Windows of Heaven Giants. This set is dated 2014. These have a denomination of twenty dollars.