The Somalian Silver Elephant has been popular worldwide since it was first produced in 2004. This 2015 release makes a great addition to the .999 fine Silver series.
- Contains 1 oz of .999 fine Silver.
- Multiples of 20 are packaged in mint tubes. Multiples of 500 are packaged in “Monster Boxes.” All other coins will be in protective plastic.
- Obverse: The Somalian Coat of Arms and the date adorn the obverse of this coin along with the face value of 100 shillings.
- Reverse: Shows a cow and her calf as they walk through the plains of Africa, surrounded by the Silver weight and purity.
- Minted at the Bavarian State Mint in Germany.
Protect and display your coin in style by adding an attractive display box recommended for this coin.
Being the largest land animal and one of the most majestic creatures on the planet, this is sure to be a hit with collectors and investors alike. Add this 2015 Silver Somalian Elephant to your cart today!
The history of the 1 oz Silver Elephant
1 oz Silver Elephants celebrate one of the most majestic animals found in Africa, the African Elephant. These Silver coins were first introduced in 1999 by Zambia; however, in 2004 the country of issue changed to the Republic of Somalia. Buy Silver coins from this series, and each year you are treated to a new depiction of the elephant on the obverse. The reverse of this Silver coin features the Somalian Coat of Arms, and this design remains the same from year to year.
Why invest in 1 oz Silver Elephant?
Silver has long been regarded as having intrinsic value no matter where you are in the world. Containing .999 fine Silver, 1 oz Silver Elephants are considered a smart investment by many. Buy Silver coins to diversify your investment portfolio, and add stability with Silver that has a price that tends to go up as other investments falter. These world coins, while primarily investment coins, also have some numismatic value because each production year’s design is different.
Collect Silver coins from around the world that feature wildlife.
Start your Silver coin collection featuring wildlife with the 2015 1 oz Silver Elephant, a coin regarded worldwide for its beautiful rendition of a female elephant and her calf. Consider other world coins for your collection such as the 2015 1 oz Silver Panda from China or the 2015 1 Crown Selkirk Rex from the Isle of Man. Buying Silver coins for your collection is fun with so many stunning designs to choose from, including the 2016 1 oz Silver Kookaburra that depicts the kookaburra perched on a post amidst the Australian landscape. The Silver prices for these collectible Silver coins will vary depending on their numismatic value and rarity.
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