2012 Kiwi Treasures Gold Proof Coin

The flagship of the 'Kiwi Treasures' collection is this glorious $10 gold proof coin.


  • The first gold coin in the new 'Kiwi Treasures' series
  • The first kiwi coin to be made from 0.9999 gold
  • Combines the kiwi with the native New Zealand kōwhai flower
  • Low worldwide mintage of just 950

Weighing a quarter of an ounce, it is the first kiwi coin to be made from 0.9999 gold. 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 worldwide mintage limit of just 950, this coin – the first gold coin in the ‘Kiwi Treasures’ series – represents excellent value. It promises to be popular as a collectable, a gift and a memorable souvenir for visitors to New Zealand, so place your order soon.

Denomination: Ten New Zealand dollars
Finish: Proof
Composition: 0.9999 gold
Weight: 1/4 troy oz
Diameter: 26mm
Edge treatment: Milled
Shape: Round
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: 950 coins