2016 Fiji $5 1-oz Silver Bull Shark NGC Gem Proof - Shark Week Label

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Aggressive. Powerful. Unpredictable.

The bull shark is one of the most aggressive sharks in the world. Pound for pound, it has the strongest bite of all sharks and gets its name for its tendency to head-butt its prey before attacking. While bull sharks are mostly found in warm tropical waters, they’ve been known to venture into freshwater rivers. Their ability to thrive in both fresh and saltwater makes the bull shark one of the most dangerous sharks in the world – especially since it has a proclivity of attacking – and eating – almost anything from small fish to dolphins to even a stray human or two when they happen to pique its curiosity.

Now you can catch a glimpse of this dangerous predator without risk of losing a limb to the jaws of this chomp-crazy beast with this 2016-dated Fiji Silver Bull Shark coin. Struck in a full ounce of highly pure 99.9% silver, the coin depicts a single bull shark lazily swimming in shallow water, its mouth open and ready to strike at a moment’s notice. This legal-tender $5 coin was issued in conjunction with the Discovery Channel’s Shark Week programming and will come shipped in a leatherette box with a Shark Week outer shipper.

In addition, your 2016 Fiji One-Ounce Silver Bull Shark coin has been graded by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) as being in gorgeous Gem Proof condition, meaning it was expertly crafted from hand-selected planchets, polished dies and multiple strikes to produce beautifully frosted details rising over mirror-like fields.

Just 1,000 of these special proofs were struck in 2016, meaning there are few left for people trying to start or add to their collections of shark coins. Click one to your cart today!

  • A DESIGN FULL OF SHARK AND AWE – This spectacular coin features a dangerous-looking bull shark swimming in shallow water on one side and the Fiji Coat of Arms on the obverse.
  • STRUCK IN HIGHLY PURE SILVER – Each 2016 Fiji Bull Shark Coin was struck in a full ounce of highly pure 99.9% fine silver.
  • LEGAL-TENDER COINS – These 2016 Fiji One-Ounce Silver Bull Shark Coins are $5 legal tender in Fiji, an island nation located in the South Pacific Ocean
  • GORGEOUS GEM PROOF CONDITION – Your 2016 Fiji One-Ounce Silver Bull Shark Coin has been graded by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) as being in gorgeous Gem Proof condition.
  • LOW LIMITED EDITION – The worldwide edition limit for this coin has been set at just 1,000.

Start or add to your collection of shark coins with the 2016 Fiji $5 Bull Shark One-Ounce Silver Proof. Swim with the sharks today and reserve your coin now!

Year of Issue 2016
Country Fiji
Composition Silver
Purity 0.9990
Condition Proof
Grade GEM PROOF
Denomination 5.00
Currency Type Dollar
Mint Name Commonwealth Mint
Coin Weight 31.1 Grams - g
Weight 1 Ounce - oz
Dimensions 38.6mm