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- Contains 1 oz of .999 fine Silver.
- Each coin comes in protective plastic capsule.
- Limited mintage of 5,000 coins.
- Obverse: The coin features, in stunning detail, a fearsome Silverback Gorilla mouth agape in the foreground surrounded by jungle foliage in the background.
- Reverse: Features the Republic of Congo crest along with denomination of 10,000 Francs CFA.
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Add this beautiful massive Republic of Congo Silverback Gorilla coin to your holdings today!
A Silverback gorilla is the mature, experienced male leader of a group of mountain gorillas in the wild. Named for the Silver saddles across his back, the Silverback is responsible for the safety of his group. A group of gorillas, also called a “troop,” can contain from 5 to 30 gorillas. The Silverback decides where the troop travels, where it forages for food, where it will rest and where it will sleep at night.
The fact that there are roughly 700 Silverbacks left in existence today reflects what humans have done to the population. When we continually cut down trees where gorillas live, we are slowly destroying their habitat, which is one of the reasons why they have become an endangered animal. Poachers who capture and kill these animals to make a profit are also contributing to their decline. If you are interested in learning more about how you can contribute to the conservation of this species, please visit the WWF link here.
100% of reviewers recommend this product
Date:Nov 1, 2017
This coin is HUGE and HEAVY. It is a full Kilo of silver, contrary to the coin highlights stating only 1oz. It is beautiful, in MINT condition and comes in a protected capsule. I would recommend this gorilla to any silver collector who wants a unique piece.
- Value (low premium over spot)
- Attractive Design
- Collectible (lower mintage)
- Mint Condition
- Recognized Brand
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