2017 Taniwha Silver Proof Coin. A dominant creature in many Mori legends, the taniwha is beautifully depicted in this 1oz silver proof coin. They were said to live in water, favouring deep pools in lakes, or rough waters and rips in rivers and oceans. The powerful taniwha can be seen emerging from a stormy sea in this detailed coin. The ferocity and detailed characteristics of the taniwha have been beautifully illustrated by Dave Burke in this 1oz silver proof coin minted from 0.999 silver.This subject of many Mori myths and legends is portrayed emerging from turbulent waters which were said to be its favoured habitat. Each coin is accompanied by an individually numbered certificate of authenticity, and is packaged in an elegant display case featuring an intricate taniwha design. Hard to come by but sure to be appreciated, dont delay in adding this piece to your collection. Portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley, United Kingdom.
Taniwha emerging out of the sea. The item "New Zealand 2017 Silver $1 Proof Coin- 1 OZ Taniwha Maori Art" is in sale since Tuesday, January 10, 2017. This item is in the category "Coins\Coins\World\Oceania/Australasia".
The seller is "silvergoldbullion" and is located in Rangiora. This item can be shipped worldwide.