2020 Niue $2 1-oz Silver Love Is Precious Birds of Paradise Colorized Proof

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Show Your Love with These Colorful Birds of Paradise

The expression “love birds” has been around for decades, and this Birds of Paradise Proof beautifully embodies that notion. Struck in a full ounce of highly pure 99.9% silver, this coin features an exquisite design of two birds engaged in an elaborate mating ritual. The addition of blazing color allows the birds to exhibit the passion of young lovers amid a vibrant array of colorful flowers.

The seventh release in the New Zealand Mint’s Love is Precious series, this stunning coin shows the male preening before his mate just under a red heart-shaped cubic zirconia that is set into the coin. It’s a perfect contrast to the coin’s blazing proof finish that was expertly crafted by the mint from hand-selected planchets, polished dies and multiple strikes to produce beautifully frosted details rising over mirror-like fields.

Coins often offer a way to show recognition, appreciation, and other sentiments, but few are as appropriate for the one you love as this Love is Precious Birds of Paradise Coin. The coin is sure to make a beautiful gift for couples celebrating engagements, weddings and anniversaries. It also makes a great gift for anyone’s significant other at any time of the year. Plus, each coin comes in a delightful heart-shaped case that is perfect for display.

This popular release normally has a low limited mintage – and this year is no exception. Just 3,000 of those romantic proof coins will be released in 2020 – down from a sold-out mintage of 5,000 in 2019. Why the mintage reduction? Who knows, but if you want to catch hold of one of these lovely proof coins for someone special in your life, you’d better act quickly. Click one to your cart right now!

  • SEVENTH RELEASE IN LOVE IS PRECIOUS SERIES – The 2020 Niue Silver Birds of Paradise Proof is the seventh release in the Love Is Precious series. It depicts a pair of Birds-of-Paradise birds engaged in an elaborate mating ritual. The entire design has been selectively colorized for a dazzling effect. The coin’s obverse features a regal portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
  • REAL HEART-SHAPED CUBIC ZIRCONIA – A genuine heart-shaped, red-colored cubic zirconia is set above the birds on each coin as a symbol of love now and forever.
  • STRUCK IN HIGHLY PURE SILVER – Each Love Is Precious Birds of Paradise Colorized Proof was struck in an ounce of highly pure 99.9% silver and measures 40 mm in diameter.
  • NIUE LEGAL TENDER – These 2020 Niue One-Ounce Silver Love Is Precious Birds of Paradise Colorized Proofs are $2 legal tender in the South Pacific island nation of Niue.
  • GORGEOUS PROOF CONDITION – Your 2020 Niue One-Ounce Silver Love Is Precious Birds of Paradise Colorized Proof was expertly crafted from hand-selected planchets, polished dies and multiple strikes to produce beautifully frosted details rising over mirror-like fields.
  • ORIGINAL GOVERNMENT PACKAGING – Each Love Is Precious Birds of Paradise Colorized Proof comes in a heart-shaped coin case that is perfect for putting the coin on display.
  • LOW LIMITED EDITION – The maximum edition limit for this release has been set at just 3,000 – down from 5,000 in 2019, which was sold out at the mint.

Flowers and candy make great gifts for lovers, but this Silver 2020 Love is Precious Birds of Paradise Proof will be a symbol of your love for years to come. Order yours now!

Year of Issue 2020
Country Niue
Composition Silver
Purity 0.9990
Condition Proof
Denomination 2.00
Currency Type Dollar
Mint Name New Zealand Mint
Coin Weight 31.10 Grams - g
Weight 1 Ounce - oz
Dimensions 40mm