Animals in Glass - Greta Oto Butterfly

Palau 2014 - $10 - Animals in Glass - Greta Oto Butterfly - 50g LIMITED Silver Coin

Low Mintage, only 999 have been issued by Numiscollect!
This silver coin comes with a glass insert and is dedicated to nature.
$256.23

On Stock
Delivery time 1 - 2 days

Country Palau
Year 2014
Face Value currency Dollar
Face Value number 10
Metal Silver
Fineness 925/1000
Weight 50g
Dimensions 42 x 42 mm
Mintage 999
Quality Proof
Certificate of authenticity yes
Presentation Case yes
Price $256.23
Coin Story

Unique series with glass colored insert. First issue Greta Oto butterfly.
The Glasswinged butterfly (Greta oto) is a brush-footed butterfly, and is a member of the subfamily Danainae, tribe Ithomiini, subtribe Godyridina. G. oto adults also exhibit a number of interesting behaviors, such as long migrations and lekking among males.

Reverse Design

The reverse captures a Greta Oto Butterfly sitting on some beautiful flowers. The wings of the butterfly are depicted through a special glass insert. The flowers are partially colored, the rest of the image is finely engraved into the coin. The name of the butterfly "Grata Oto" is featured in the top section of the coin.

Obverse Design

The obverse also features the Greta Oto Butterfly. One of its wings is depicted in glass, the other one is engraved. It is flying over a field and in the back you will find lots of other butterflies. The Palau Coat Of Arms is also featured on this side of the coin, as well as the denomination of the coin.

Packaging

The Animals in Glass - Greta Oto Butterfly silver coin comes encapsulated in a presentation case with a Certificate of Authenticity.

Customer reviews

Write Your Own Review