The reverse of the coin features a Hawksbill or Taku Turtle, with a stylized shell as well as “TURTLE” being gilded. The Hawksbill Turtle is elegantly gilded with a fiery effect emanating from the turtle, contrasting the black ruthenium background.
The obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II complete in black ruthenium. The obverse also displays the year of issue as well as the denomination.
Comes accompanied by a numbered certificate of authenticity inside of a black case. These set of coins are limited to 100 pieces worldwide.
Note: The colourisation / plating on this piece was performed by an experienced third party company, not by the mint of origin.
|Country of Mintage||New Zealand|
|Face Value||$2 Niue|
|Finish||Black Ruthenium & Gilding|
These are modified items and as such, can not be used as currency in the mint issuer’s country.