Waterfalls - Dettifoss Waterfall

Niue Islands 2015 - $1 - Waterfalls - Dettifoss Waterfall - 15g LIMITED Silver Coin

Only 667 of these coins were issued by Mint of Poland!
This silver coin comes with a digital printing and is dedicated to the most beautiful waterfalls.

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Country Niue Islands
Year 2015
Face Value currency Dollar
Face Value number 1
Metal Silver
Fineness 999/1000
Weight 15g
Dimensions 28,2 x 28,2 mm
Mintage 667
Quality Proof
Certificate of authenticity yes
Presentation Case no
Price $80.73
Coin Story

Dettifoss is situated on the Jökulsá á Fjöllum river, which flows from the Vatnajökull glacier and collects water from a large area in Northeast Iceland. The falls are 100 metres (330 ft) wide and have a drop of 45 metres (150 ft) down to the Jökulsárgljúfur canyon. It is the largest waterfall in Iceland in terms of volume discharge, having an average water flow of 193 m3/s.

Reverse Design

On the reverse a digitally printed multicolor image of the Dettifoss waterfall. Along the right, upper rim – the name of the waterfall: DETTIFOSS. Along the left, bottom rim – the name of the countrie of the Dettifoss waterfall: ICELAND.

Obverse Design

In the foreground – the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Around the effigy – inscriptions: NIUE ISLAND (the issuer), ONE DOLLAR (the face value), ELIZABETH II and 2015 – the year of issue. In the background – a waterfall recreated in relief. Along the rim – the name of the series in Polish: WODOSPADY ŚWIATA (WATERFALLS OF THE WORLD) and the hallmark (Ag 999). In the bottom corner of the coin – the mint mark (m/w).


The Waterfalls - Dettifoss Waterfall silver coin comes encapsulated, with a Certificate of Authenticity.

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