2011 Yellow Eyed Penguin Proof Currency Set

The proof currency set is the supreme collectable of the Yellow-eyed Penguin issue.

Highlights

  • Silver proof coin
  • Yellow-eyed Penguin design
  • Complete set of brilliant uncirculated 2011 struck New Zealand currency
  • Worldwide mintage limit: 1,500

A stylish, premium-quality presentation case displays the $5 pure silver Yellow-eyed Penguin coin alongside a complete collection of proof-quality 2011 New Zealand currency coins. This valuable product will make a stunning addition to your collection, or a timeless gift for an animal lover or conservationist in your life.

New Zealand five dollars (NZD $5)

Finish: Proof
Composition: Pure silver (0.999)
Weight: 31.10g
Diameter: 38.7mm
Edge treatment: Milled
Shape: Round
Obverse design: Portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley, England
Reverse design: The Yellow-eyed penguin in its natural habitat
Mint: The Royal Dutch Mint

 

New Zealand two dollars (NZD $2)

Composition: Brass
Weight: 11.25g
Diameter: 26.5mm
Edge treatment: Milled with a channel with ten raised beads
Shape: Round
Obverse design: Portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley, England
Reverse design: The kotuku (white heron) flying right
Mint: Royal Dutch Mint

 

New Zealand one dollar (NZD $1)

Composition: Brass
Weight: 8.60g
Diameter: 23.0mm
Edge treatment: Eight alternate segments, four milled and four plain
Shape: Round
Obverse design: Portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley, England
Reverse design: The kiwi, bringing to reality the colloquial term ‘Kiwi Dollar’
Mint: Royal Dutch Mint

 

New Zealand 50 cents

Composition: Copper-nickel
Weight: 5.60g
Diameter: 24.75mm
Edge treatment: Un-milled
Shape: Round
Obverse design: Portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley, England
Reverse design: The Endeavour sailing south, with Mount Taranaki (Egmont) in the distance
Mint: Royal Dutch Mint

 

New Zealand 20 cents

Composition: Copper-nickel
Weight: 4.45g
Diameter: 21.75mm
Edge treatment: Spanish flower
Shape: Round
Obverse design: Portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley, England
Reverse design: Maori ‘pukaki’ carving
Mint: Royal Dutch Mint

 

New Zealand 10 cents

Composition: Copper
Weight: 3.70g
Diameter: 20.50mm
Edge treatment: Un-milled
Shape: Round
Obverse design: Portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley, England
Reverse design: Maori carved head or koruru
Mint: Royal Dutch Mint