2017 Niue 2 Ounce African Springbok 4 Verso Silver Coin Set
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Presenting the 2nd issue in this new milestone in modern coin minting – meet the first square coin with 4 rotating designs. Struck from 2 Ounces of .999 pure silver and partly gold plated, it honors the revered African Springbok. The inner part of the coin is movable and can be turned around so that the reverse becomes the obverse or vice versa. One side is .999 gold plated and the other side features the pure silver surfaces.
The springbok (Antidorcas marsupialis) is a medium-sized antelope that inhabits the dry areas of south and southwestern Africa. The International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) classifies the springbok as a Least Concern species. There are no major threats to the long-term survival of the species; the Springbok, in fact, is one of the few antelope species considered to have an expanding population. They are popular game animals, and are valued for their meat and skin. The springbok is the national animal of South Africa.
With the worldwide mintage limited to only 999 pieces worldwide, each coin is delivered in a beautiful wooden presentation case. This high quality coin with four exquisite designs is sure to delight even the most demanding coin collectors.
Grade: Brilliant Uncirculated
Metal Content: 2 troy oz
Issuer: Niue Islands
Dimensions: 55 X 32 mm
Mint Capsule, Deluxe Wood Presentation Box, Certificate