1oz Lionfish Barbados Silver Coin 2019

£20.75 £19.75

Extremely low mintage of 10,000 coins.

·         Contains 1 oz of .999 fine Silver.

·         Each coin comes in a protective plastic capsule. Multiples of 5 typically come in a sealed sheet. Multiples of 125 come in a larger box.

·         Obverse: Displays the Barbados coat of arms along with the face value and purity. The Golden Shield of the Arms carries two Pride of Barbados flowers (the National Flower) and the Bearded Fig Tree (ficus Citrifolia). On either side of the shield are the supporters-on the right is a dolphin symbolic of the fishing industry and on the left is a Pelican, after Pelican Island, a small outcrop later incorporated into the Deep Water Harbour development. Above the shield is a helmet and mantling and on a wreath is the arm and hand of a Bajan holding two crossed pieces of sugar cane symbolic of the sugar industry. The Coat of Arms carries the motto “Pride and Industry.”

·         Reverse: Features a Lionfish with graphic images of the Caribbean Sea in the background. The name of the coin, purity and year of issue is also on the reverse.

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1oz Lionfish Barbados Silver Coin 2019

This new bullion Silver coin issued by the country of Barbados features one of the most unique fish in the Caribbean Sea, the Lionfish. This limited release has an exceptionally low mintage of only 10,000 coins. It won’t last long!

Pterois is a genus of venomous marine fish, commonly known as lionfish, native to the Indo-Pacific. Also called zebrafish, firefish, turkeyfish, tastyfish or butterfly-cod, it is characterized by conspicuous warning coloration with red, white, creamy, or black bands, showy pectoral fins and venomous spiky fin rays. Pterois radiata, Pterois volitans, and Pterois miles are the most commonly studied species in the genus. Pterois species are popular aquarium fish. P. volitans and P. miles are a recent and significant invasive species in the west Atlantic, Caribbean Sea and Mediterranean Sea.

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