Knights of the Past is the first commemorative coin created through close cooperation between the Central Bank of Malta and Germania Mint. This issue will start a series of unique bullion coins, which in a modern way refer to the traditions of the Order of Malta. The collection will be the result of a collaboration, combining superior minting and precious metals quality, with the artistic vision, marketing and distribution of both institutions.
The obverse of the first coin of the series depicts the Knights of Malta in a battle array, with the famous Verdala Palace in the background. The reverse of the coin presents the Central Bank of Malta coat of arms on a shield, held by a Maltese knight.
The 2021 Knights of the Past 1 oz Silver BU will be issued in mintage of 15 000 coins with certificate and blisterpack, mid-2021.