|Country: Niue||Metal Purity: 999||Box: Yes|
|Year of Issue: 2014||Weight: 17.5 g||CoA: Yes|
|Face Value: 1 dollar||Dimensions: 38.61||Coin Accent: Stone insert|
|ID: NU0475||Quality: Proof|
|Mintage quantity: 2000 pcs|
Beautifully designed, featuring the world's largest hard-shelled turtle, this innovative coin of Niue is sure to generate a great deal of demand among collectors. Issued as the eighth item of the Endangered Animal Species series, the coin is a unique piece of art with the limited mintage of a mere 2 014 pieces worldwide. Fine .999 silver in proof quality, vibrant digital printing and a genuine Swarovski insert make the Loggerhead Sea Turtle coin truly gorgeous!
The obverse is decorated with an effigy of Elizabeth II surrounded by the following inscriptions: the Queen’s name, the face value of the coin, its metal fineness, issuing country and year.
The eye-catching reverse displays two colored Loggerhead Sea Turtles as well as the map showing their natural habitat. The magnifying glass is embellished with a green Swarovski crystal. Loggerhead turtles are large marine turtles inhabiting warm sea and ocean waters and measuring of 28 to 39 inches with large heads and strong, muscular jaws. Unfortunately, these reptiles are now considered as an endangered species due to fishing, gill netting and activities associated with offshore oil and gas exploitation. This coin is sure to enchant even the most demanding coin lovers! Get a complete collection of Endangered Animal Species!