2017 is the Year of the Rooster on the Chinese Lunar Calendar, and various mints have released their own take on bullion coin designs with Year of the Rooster themes. The New Zealand Mints collection always stands out for its particularly remarkable designs. Today, the 2017 1 oz New Zealand Rooster Silver Coin is available to purchase from Wallace Precious Metals.
- Arrives in a plastic flip or multiples of 20 in plastic tubes.
- Represents the Year of the Rooster!
- Contains 1 Troy oz of .999 pure silver in BU condition.
- Face value of $2 (NZD) is fully backed by Niues government.
- Obverse includes the portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
Specific design features of the New Zealand Rooster Silver Coins reverse face include the image of a rooster standing atop a picket fence, while two others stand nearby. Above its head in the background is the image of a cherry blossom.
On the obverse of the 2017 1 oz New Zealand Rooster Silver coin youll find the image of Queen Elizabeth II. Her Majesty appears on the obverse of all British, Australian, and commonwealth coinage. This is the fourth-generation depiction of the Queen, which was developed in 1998 by Ian Rank-Broadley.
Those born in the Year of Rooster have many excellent characteristics. In addition to being honest, hardworking and courageous, Roosters are often also physically attractive and charming as companions. Confident personalities with a strong tendency to punctuality, Roosters make popular and loyal friends.
Each 2017 1 oz New Zealand Rooster Silver Coin available here today is in BU condition. Coins in BU condition show no signs of wear and tear, though you may notice minor flaws ranging from breaks in the luster and spotted surfaces to contact marks from the coining process.
New Zealand Mint is a privately-owned company located in Auckland. The mint does provide official bullion coin for numerous South Pacific nations, but does not handle the production of sovereign currency for New Zealand.
Please direct your questions to a Wallace Precious Metals associate by calling us at 212-391-2211, chatting with us live online, or sending us an email with your inquiries.
Condition: Brilliant Uncirculated
Country: New Zealand
Weight: 1 oz
Thickness: 2.3 mm
Diameter: 40.5 mm
Purity: 99.9% Silver
Picture is an example only. Actual item is subject to change, but will always correlate with title and description.
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