ONYX SCARABAEUS Silver Coin with Tiger Onyx insert 1$ Niue 2019

ONYX SCARABAEUS Silver Coin with Tiger Onyx insert 1$ Niue 2019

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This beautiful Silver coin is part of an ongoing series that is dedicated to the Scarabaeus - an ancient symbol of prosperity. The coin features a wonderful Tiger Onyx insert, has a beautiful full Gold plating with an incredible design.



The family Scarabaeidae as currently defined consists of over 30,000 species of beetles worldwide, often called scarabs or scarab beetles. The classification of this family is fairly unstable, with numerous competing theories, and new proposals appearing quite often. Many of the subfamilies listed here probably will not be recognized very much longer, as they will likely be reduced in status below subfamily rank, or elevated to family status (the latter is most likely, e.g., with the family “Melolonthidae” already appearing in some recent classifications). Other families have been removed recently, and are nearly universally accepted.


The reverse of the coin features the wonderful image of a gilded scarab with opened wings, facing the opal insert. The obverse of the coin  features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the inscriptions: “ELIZABETH II” – the name of the Queen, “NIUE ISLAND” – the issuing country, “2019” – the year of issue and “1 DOLLAR” – the face value.

Country Niue
Denomination 1 Dollar
Year 2019
Quality Proof
Material Silver  999/1000
Weight (g) 17.5 g
Diameter 38.61 mm
Mintage pcs 500
Certificate (COA) Yes
Presentation case (box) Yes

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