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Per Aspera Ad Astra Coin

$27.99 USD
Color - Antique Silver Finish

D​irectly translated – “Per Aspera Ad Astra” means “To the stars, through hardship.” This utterance is generally used to describe the overcoming of adversity resulting in a favourable outcome. Otherwise said it means “success requires the overcoming of obstacles.”

The "Per Aspera Ad Astra Coin" is a powerful reminder that through difficulties we reach the stars. The Latin quote embodies the philosophy of persevering through adversity to achieve greatness. The phrases "Stars cannot shine without darkness" and "Never stop looking up" add to this motivational message, reminding us that we must embrace the challenges of life to grow and achieve our goals.

This challenge coin for everyday carry is a simple yet meaningful daily reminder that perseverance will lead to great achievements.

Most of the time the greatest periods of personal growth come after particularly challenging moments — moments where we are beyond our comfort zone, then we can rise higher than where we started - to the stars.

EDC Reminder Coins make the perfect gift or token of encouragement to pass out to friends or family. Make someone's day with a simple, kind gesture and a small gift.

It is a thoughtful gift for friends and family who need a little extra inspiration in their lives. The sleek design and high-quality mint make it a beautiful addition to any collection. Don't miss out on the opportunity to own this inspiring coin and carry a piece of motivation with you wherever you go.

Technical details:

  • Large, Heavyweight Coin
  • Diameter: 1.54" (39mm) - about the same as a Silver Dollar
  • 2.7mm thick (10 gauge)
  • Weight: 1oz
  • Highest-quality mint, extremely fine details
  • 100% Minted in the USA

∙ Material:         

  • Nickel-Silver (Antique Silver Colour)
  • Brass Alloy (Antique Bronze Colour)
  • Solid Copper (Antique Copper Colour)

The coins were chemically aged so the patina looks great right out of the package and will look even better with more wear from handling and daily carry. The coin is treated to look as if it has been handled and circulated. Colouring and patinas may slightly vary.


There are no identical coins!

These coins are unique and are akin to a traditional military challenge coin.

Artwork design on this coin is copyright protected.

Note: we don’t take custom orders.

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