Product Code: L6719702
Following on from recent Government Announcements, our office is now completely closed!
This, unfortunately, means we will no longer be able to process or send any orders out until the office is open again. We will still be responding to emails and Facebook messages, however, please be aware, that this will be more delayed than usual whilst our staff remain home during these tough times.
Any orders currently on a pre-order release date are now unfortunately delayed until further notice. We can only apologise this has happened but unfortunately this is outside of our control and we must follow in line with the Government’s advice
Latest update (25/03/2020): Our website is still active however, we are no longer able to process any orders. Emails and messages will be responded to in due course, however, please note, the response time will be delayed
As always, thank you for your patience and understanding at this difficult time. Please stay safe.
Pobjoy Mint are thrilled to announce the release of the third coin in the series of five featuring the Big Five African Animals which are proving to be exceptionally popular. The third coin features the powerful Rhino.
Issued on behalf of Sierra Leone, these new coins are being produced in magnificent High Relief which really emphasises the power of these animals and illustrates the appeal of these ‘famous five’.
The coin has been produced in stunning High Relief in 2oz Fine Silver and features the head of a Rhino styled as though it is an African mask. The special incused rim features an African pattern to continue the theme. Issued on behalf of Sierra Leone, these new coins are being produced in magnificent High Relief which really shows the power of these animals and illustrate the appeal of these ‘famous five’. If you are planning a safari to Africa, the Big Five represents safari royalty – the Elephant, the Lion, the Leopard, the Rhino and the Buffalo.
*Collectors Black Box also available - Sold Separately**
Africa’s Big 5 are the undisputed super stars of any safari. The opportunity to see any of the Big 5 living wild and free in their natural habitats will be at the top of most travellers bucket list. The term ‘the Big 5’ was originally created by game hunters to represent the most difficult game to hunt but thankfully when you go on a safari these days the only item you will be pointing at the magnificent animals is a camera.
The third coin in the series features the Rhino. These mammals have been around for millions of years and do have a prehistoric look about them. They are easily recognisable by the horns on the forehead. The largest land mammals after the elephant, rhinos can be very bold and have been seen grazing right next to lions. Rhinos rank among the most endangered species on Earth. Valued for their horns they face a dire threat from poaching which means their numbers are decreasing rapidly and they face a serious threat of extinction.
|Metal||2oz Proof Fine 999. Silver High Relief|
Pobjoy Mint aims to dispatch all in stock items within 48 hours.
UK (Including Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey) delivery charges:
- FREE Standard UK Delivery - 3-5 business days
- £8.99 - Next Day Delivery (When ordered before 1:00pm)
- £11.22 - Next Day Delivery Saturday (Guaranteed by 1.30pm)
- £19.26 - Next Day Delivery Saturday (Guaranteed by 9.30am)
Europe (Excl United Kingdom) delivery charges:
- £0 - £59.99 £5.00
- £60.00 - £149.99 £7.50
- £150.00 - £300.00 £10.00
- £301.00 - £799.99 £15.00
- £800.00 - £4999.99 £25.00
Rest of the World delivery charges:
- £0 - £300.00 £15.00
- £301.00 - £799.99 £20.00
- £800.00 - £1249.99 £50.00
- £1250.00 - £2999.99 £80.00
- £3000.00 - £4999.99+ £100.00
For more details on postage charges please see our Delivery Information page.
You may also like