2012 Kiwi Treasures Silver Proof Coin
This stunning silver proof coin beautifully portrays two of New Zealand's natural treasures - the kiwi and the kōwhai.
- The first silver proof coin in the new 'Kiwi Treasures' series
- Combines the kiwi with the native New Zealand kōwhai flower
- Worldwide mintage of 5,000
This 1oz silver proof coin has been made from fine 0.999 silver. The kōwhai branches and flowers, as well as the kiwi, are rendered in three-dimensional relief, providing a lovely tactile finish. The frosted effect of the kiwi contrasts beautifully with the polished effect of the kōwhai, resulting in a coin that displays the subjects at their beautiful best.
With a mintage of just 5,000, this $1 coin is sure to be popular.
|Denomination:||One New Zealand dollar|
|Weight:||1 troy oz|
|Obverse design:||Portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley, England|
|Reverse design:||Kiwi with kōwhai flower|
|Mint:||BH Mayer's Kunstprageanstalt GmbH|
|Worldwide mintage limit:||5,000 coins|