|Country: Niue||Metal Purity: 999||Box: Yes|
|Year of Issue: 2012||Weight: 31.1 g||CoA: Yes|
|Face Value: 2 dollars||Dimensions: 40||Coin Accent: Coloring|
|ID: NU0264||Quality: Proof|
|Mintage quantity: 8000 pcs|
The 2012 Our Friends Kitten series of Niue coins is genuinely eye-catching in attempts to unveil the charming mystery of the cat world. The .999 pure silver coins with the mintage quantity of 8 000 pieces each are dedicated to the lovable, charming and sweet pet animals adored by millions of people in the world. The hero of this coin is called the Kurilian Bobtail,a natural occurring breed taking its origin from a chain of volcanic islands known as the Kuril Islands.
The obverse of the Niue coin bears the effigy of Her Majesty Elizabeth II. The inscriptions surrounding the portrait include the Queen’s name, the name of the issuing country, the face value of the silver coin and its issuing year.
The beautifully designed reverse features one of the cutest little things called the Kurilian Bobtail. The full color image is set against the silver background engraved with the outline of a cat and the inscriptions indicating the name of the coin and series. Kurilian Bobtails are renowned for their distinct short, fluffy tail. These cats are known to be excellent swimmers and fish catchers. Despite the wild appearance, Kurilian Bobtails possess a well-balanced temperament. The Niue coin also features a small yarn ball matched in color to the delightful display case the coin comes housed in. An awesome present that is sure to impress!