Special edition 10 dollar ‘Year of the Snake’, the first coin with a titanium core.
The Lunar series of the British Virgin Islands started in 2012 with the first edition of the Chinese signs of the zodiac motif: the dragon. In 2013, the coin was dedicated to the snake, however this time, it was minted on a titanium core with an innovative minting technique.
High-quality titanium core
Queen Elizabeth II on the reverse.
Edition size: only 5,000 coins worldwide
Each coin is unique.
Each coin has its very own colour tones, so you could say that every coin is therefore unique. But, it is not just because of the titanium that this edition of the British Virgin Islands is a real highlight! Depicted in the outer silver ring are all 12 Chinese signs of the zodiac.
The coin comes in an elegant box, in a capsule and with certificate of authenticity of the British Virgin Islands.
Country of origin: Virgin Islands
Rough weight: 22 grams
Fine weight: 20.35 grams
Fineness: 925/1000 silver
Face value: 10 dollars
Diameter: 38.6 mm
Year of issue: 2013
Edition size: 5.000 copies
Condition: Polished plate
Packaging: in a box with certificate.
Special features: with a green/brown titanium core!
- 1 troz (31.1 grammes)
- Seal / Certification
- Seal + certificat
- Pièce de monnaie
- Concessionnaire / raffineur
- Western Australian Mint