The Somalia Elephant Series has been available from the Bavarian State Mint since 1999. The coins in the African Wildlife Series were originally issued for the nation of Zambia from 1999 to 2003, before becoming the Somalia Elephant in 2004. Today, you have the opportunity to get 2022 Somalia Elephant 5 oz Silver Coins online from Provident Metals.
African Wildlife Series coins include other designs, but it is the African Elephant coin that investors and collectors are most familiar with in this collection. Released by the Bavarian State Mint, these coins come from one of Germanys oldest mints. Located in the Free State of Bavaria and located in the capital of Munich, the mint lies in the heart of Germanys silver refining region and has since 1158.
On the obverse side of 2022 Somalia Elephant 5 oz Silver Coins is a depiction of the national coat of arms. The Somali coat of arms features a crowned shield that has a background field of horizontal lines with a single star at the center. The shield is supported from either side by leopards with fern leaves and spears crossing beneath the design. There is a beaded border around the edge of the design field with inscriptions of SOMALI REPUBLIC, 2022, and 500 SHILLINGS.
The reverse field of the 2022 Somalia Elephant Silver Coins features an image of an elephant family unit. In this design, the African bush elephant adult is leading the way as its young calf marches along by its side. Both elephants are in left-profile relief with birds soaring overhead and trees on the horizon in the distance. The inscriptions on this side read AFRICAN WILDLIFE, ELEPHANT, and 5 OZ AG 999.9.
African bush elephants are the largest living land mammals today. Currently, just three subspecies of elephants exist in the world today. The African bush elephant is the largest, followed by the Asian elephant and the African forest elephant.
These 2022 Somalia Elephant 5 oz Silver Coins arrive with individual protective capsules for delivery. Each coin is in Brilliant Uncirculated condition and represents one of the larger weights in the series.
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|Mint Mark||Not Shown|
|Producer||Bavarian State Mint|
|Product Series||Somalia Elephant|
|Certificate of Authenticity||No|
|Metal Content||5 Troy Ounces|
|Shipping||Orders over $199 Ship Free|
|Packaging Dimensions||2.8 x 2.8 x 0.4|