Released as part of the African Wildlife Series, the Somalia Elephant has been offered to collectors every year since 2004. Prior to that, the coins were issued on behalf of Zambia. In this listing, we are excited to offer a special set containing 7 of the different Somalia Elephant releases for 2023. Today, 2023 Somalia Silver Elephant First Struck 7-Coin Collections are available to you online from JM Bullion.
- Available to you encapsulated in a presentation case!
- 20th Somalia Elephant coin design!
- Limited issue of only 300 sets worldwide!
- Contains 18.85 Troy oz of .9999 pure silver.
- The face value of each coin is backed by the Somalian government.
- The coat of arms of Somalia is depicted on the obverse of each coin.
- A bush elephant features in the reverse designs.
- Features 10 oz, 5 oz, 2 oz, 1 oz, 1/2 oz, 1/4 oz, and 1/10 oz coins.
Each 2023 Somalia Silver Elephant First Struck 7-Coin Collection in this online JM Bullion listing will arrive to you in original minting packaging. This consists of a capsule for each coin and a beautiful case for storage and display purposes. The case includes an individual slot for all 7 weights. Each of these coins consists of .9999 pure silver and is recognized as legal tender by the government of Somalia.
The obverse of the coins in 2023 Silver Elephant First Struck 7-Coin Collections contains the Somalia coat of arms. Adopted in 1956, this official seal features cheetahs holding up a shield decorated with the flag of Somalia. Below the shield, there are two crossed spears, palm leaves, and a draped ribbon. There are also inscriptions of the coin’s face value, issuing country, and year of release.
On the reverse side of coins in the 2023 Somalia Silver Elephant First Struck Collections there is a bush elephant design. This all-new design for the 2023 release features the bush elephant facing right and in closeup. Its trunk is wrapped around a branch as it pulls off leaves for consumption. Off in the distance, there is a scenic view of the African savanna.
With a history dating back to the 12th century, The Bavarian State Mint is considered the oldest company in Munich. One of Germany’s four state mints, The Bavarian State Mint is responsible for producing numerous popular coin collections, including the beloved African Wildlife Series for the issuing nation of Rwanda. The series started in 2004 and continues now with its 20th elephant design.
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