The brown kiwi in its burrow is captured beautifully on this 2oz silver coin.
- Featuring a rare image of the brown kiwi in its burrow with two eggs
- Stunning rendering of the kiwi at 50mm diameter
- Minted from 0.999 silver
- Very low worldwide mintage of 400
- Presented in an elegant display case with a certificate of authenticity.
This 2oz silver coin features an engraved image of a brown kiwi in its burrow with two eggs. The kiwi is surrounded by engraved illustrations of native foliage, with mirror polishing on the lower half of the coin. The brown kiwi is the only species to regularly lay two eggs in a clutch. Minted from 0.999 silver, this 50mm diameter coin offers a rare glimpse of a male kiwi with its eggs. Packaged in a display case with an individually numbered certificate of authenticity, it makes a beautiful gift or addition to any collection.
|Denomination:||Two New Zealand dollar|
|Finish:||Antique finish with selective colour|
|Weight:||2 troy oz|
|Obverse design:||Portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley, United Kingdom|
|Reverse design:||Brown kiwi in nest|
|Designed by:||Helcia Berryman, Grange Park Creative, Raumati South, New Zealand|
|Illustrated by:||Stephen Fuller, Wellington, New Zealand|
|Worldwide mintage limit:||400|
|Mint:||B.H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt GmbH|
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Photographs do not do this coin justice. The 3D effect of this coin is spectacular. A beautiful coin is well worth purchasing.