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2020 Kiwi 1oz Silver Black-Nickel Specimen Coin

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Celebrate New Zealand’s rarest kiwi with this 1oz silver black nickel specimen coin.


  • First ever 1oz black nickel silver Kiwi coin
  • Minted from 0.999 silver
  • Low worldwide mintage of 7,500
  • Features the rowi (Apteryx rowi), New Zealand’s rarest kiwi.


This stunning coin is finished with black nickel plating that sets it apart from the two proof coins in this issue. Minted from 0.999 silver, it comes packaged in a collectable display card which gives further detail on the rowi.

Denomination: One New Zealand dollar
Finish: Specimen
Composition: 0.999 silver
Weight: 1 troy oz
Diameter: 40mm
Edge treatment: Milled
Obverse design: Portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley, United Kingdom
Shape: Round
Reverse design: Apteryx Rowi
Designed by: Saint Andrew Matautia, New Zealand Post Ltd, Wellington, New Zealand
Worldwide mintage limit: 2,500
Mint: B.H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt GmbH