The coin features the New Zealand fairy tern in three-dimensional glory, both as a bird in flight and in its natural nesting habitat.
Mintage of only 4,000 coins!
The mother and chicks are depicted in an egg-shaped vignette to reinforce the importance of every egg to the species survival, as it strives to overcome the everyday threats to its existence. Comes to you encapsulated and in a clamshell style presentation case, with a beautifully decorated outer box. Hard to find in the U.S.!