Fiji - 2 Dollar 2011 - 24 Gold Gilded Pacific Swordfish 1oz - Silver

Description
Fiji - 2 Dollar 2011 - 24 Gold Gilded Pacific Swordfish 1oz - Silver
Proof

Gilded Pacific Swordfish 1oz Silver Coin 2010

Swordfish, also known as Broadbill in some countries, are large, highly migratory, predatory fish characterised by a long, flat bill. They are a popular sport fish of the billfish category, though elusive. Swordfish are elongated, round-bodied, and lose all teeth and scales by adulthood. These fish can live close to shore. They reach a maximum size of 14 ft 9 in (455 cm) and 1,400 lb (650 kg).

This magnificent sea creature is the subject of New Zealand Mints latest coin issue.



REVERSE DESIGN

This features a Pacific Swordfish swimming through the waters of the Pacific Ocean along with an engraved heading and the metal quality and weight of the coin.



OBVERSE DESIGN

The obverse of the coin features the Raphael Maklouf effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and denomination of Fiji $2.



LIMITED MINTAGE

No more than 5,000 Swordfish gilded silver coins will be issued by New Zealand Mint.



PRESENTATION

The coin comes encapsulated in a striking cylindrical display case with a transparent lid filled with aquamarine liquid.


Strictly limited mintage of only 5,000 cois or less !


Special features: --

Motive: Pacific Swordfisch gilded

Country of origin: Fiji

Nominal value: 2 Dollar

Mint: New Zealand Mint

Quality: Proof

Issue: 2011

Weight: 31,103 g

Fineness: Ag 999

Diameter: Ø 40,0 mm

Border: --

Edition: 5,000

Lot details
Country
Fiji
Nominal Value
2
Currency
Dollar
Year/Period and Variation
2011 - 24 Gold Gilded Pacific Swordfish 1oz
Precious metals
Silver
Type
Coin
Condition
Proof
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