2012 Great White Shark - 1oz Silver Coin Set

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$150.00
$137.90 indicative pricing
Metal.999 fine silver
FinishProof
Diameter40.7mm
EdgeMilled
Denomination$2
Year of Issue2012
Mintage5,000

 

About this coin

The great white shark, scientific name Carcharodon carcharias, also known as the great white, white pointer, white shark, or white death, is a large lamniform shark found in coastal surface waters in all major oceans. The great white shark is known for its size, with the largest individuals known to have approached or exceeded 6 metres (20 ft) in length, and 2,268 kilograms (5,000 lb) in weight. This shark reaches maturity at around 15 years of age and can have a life span of over 30 years.

This coin is .999 pure silver with colour printed and limited to 5,000 coin sets only.

PLEASE NOTE - these images are photographs of the actual coin and packaging.  

Reverse Design

This depicts a high relief, finely engraved figure of a Great White Shark. The engraving is complemented by colour printing, a porthole style border and unique bite-marks piercing through the coin.

Obverse Design

The obverse of the coin features the Raphael Maklouf effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

Packaging

Each set is presented in unique gift packaging featuring a water-filled coin case.

 

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