The Vivat Humanitas Series is a multi-year platform in which the Tokelau collection will feature new images for each of release. 2020 boasts the first issue which is a 1 ounce .999 silver coin struck in BU quality. There are several powerful symbols on the reverse of this edition. The central design is that of Ba, or the soul, and comes from Ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs. The stylized sun and eye of Horus are featured and symbolize protection, royal power, and good health. Other designs include the Ancient Chinese ren, for humans, the Sumerian Cuneiform ki, for Earth, and the Maya script tzib representing writing.
On the obverse side of 2020 Tokelau Vivat Humanitas 1 oz Silver Coin is a depiction of Queen Elizabeth II. Her Majesty is featured here in the central circle of the design field and is shown in right-profile relief. The Queen wears the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara in this depiction and is accompanied in the central circle with inscriptions of Elizabeth II and Tokelau. The outer rim of the design field includes letters from an ancient language along with the inscriptions of 5 Dollars and 1 oz Ag 999.
Arrives with a protective plastic capsule.
1st coin design issued in the Vivat Humanitas Series of silver!
Limited mintage of just 20,000 silver coins.
Contains 1 Troy oz of .999 pure silver.
Bears a face value of 5 Dollars fully backed by the Tokelauan government.
On the obverse field is Queen Elizabeth II with letters from ancient languages.
The reverse side bears four symbols depicting humanity.
Quality: Brilliant Uncirculated
Denomination: 5 Dollars NZT
Metal Content: 1 Troy Ounce (31.1 Grams)
Manufacturer: Pressburg Mint
Diameter: 38 mm