The Taj Mahal Gold Coin Boasts 68 Hand-Set Cartier Diamonds

By: Amanda Chang - Published: Nov 15, 2010 • References: online.wsj and bornrich.org
Coin collectors around the globe, feast your eyes upon the Holy Grail of coins -- the Taj Mahal Gold Coin. Designed by the Franklin Mint, this lavish gold piece is not only made from two pounds of solid gold and boasting the one of the seven wonders of the world, but it also features 68 hand-set Cartier diamonds.

With a price tag of $3,299 and housed within a custom leather Goyard trunk, the Taj Mahal Gold Coin is the ultimate gift for the avid coin collector. There are only 1,000 coins available for sale.