Why purchase this Niue 2017 Enameled Silver GEM Proof featuring the Waving American Flag?
This spectacularly shaped silver proof honors the evolving history of America's star spangled banner. The official flag depicting thirteen stars and thirteen stripes was established in 1777. The design has been modified over the years with the growth of the country. This magnificent enameled proof measuring 44.45 x 28.45 mm features the currently used 1960 design, struck from 1 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver. Mintage is limited to 1,960, in honor of the flag's most recent year of update.
Dramatic Waving Flag Design and Shape
The reverse of this extraordinary waving flag shaped proof features the current version of the American flag depicting fifty stars and thirteen stripes enhanced with brilliant red, white and blue enamel. The design is further enriched by strategically placed shadows, giving the visual effect of the flag moving in a breeze.
The obverse features an incuse circle containing the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II created by sculptor Ian Rank-Broadley, surrounded by "ELIZABETH II," "NIUE," "2 DOLLARS" and "2017."
GEM Proof in Patriotic Original Government Packaging
This stunning 2017 Niue 1 oz. Enameled Silver Waving American Flag $2 GEM Proof is handsomely presented in its Original Government Packaging. The proof is sealed in a die-cut card adorned with a gorgeous flag themed design, technical information about the coin, and a brief narrative about the origins of the American flag.
Add this beautifully packaged Waving American Flag Enameled Silver Proof to your collection today!
|Year of Issue:||2017|
|Packaging:||Original Mint Packaging|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Diameter:||44.5 x 28.5 mm|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||American flag waving in the breeze.|