Early Realease coin with a Population of 3 coins at this grade level with 79 graded higher.New Zealand Mint is proud to issue the Birds of Prey 1oz Silver coin series. Each of the coins within the series celebrates the beauty and power of these magnificent creatures. The reverse dynamically captures a Bald Eagle in full color swooping upon a Rabbit with its wings and talons outstretched to grasp its prey. Set against a finely engraved forest background covered in snow, this is where the American Bald Eagle is in its element. The obverse features the Raphael Maklouf effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The coin is issued by New Zealand Mint as legal tender, under the authority of Niue Island. The coin is presented in an attractive wooden case with removable insert. Insert can be positioned so the coin is displayed upright.