The 2019 Rwanda African Shoebill 1oz Silver Coin features an African shoebill mother with her baby, with the continent of Africa arching over them. The inscriptions "African Ounce", “2019” and the purity are also shown.
The obverse of the coin bears the official seal of Rwanda and the monetary denomination of 50 Francs.
- Each coin weighs 31.10g and is 999.0 Fine Silver.
- Manufactured by Leipzig Precious Metals Factory.
- Bullion finish.
- VAT Free.
- Diameter: 40.00mm. Thickness: 3.00mm.
The African shoebill is a very large stork-like bird which derives its name from its enormous shoe-shaped bill. The shoebill lives in the freshwater swamps of central tropical Africa, from southern Sudan through parts of eastern Congo, Rwanda, Uganda, western Tanzania and northern Zambia.
The images show the type of coin you will receive, not the exact item. These coins are sold under the second-hand margin scheme so there is no VAT for the customer to pay.