June 29, 2019
South Africa 20 Cent Turtle Tartaruga Tortoise Silver 2013 Proof
South Africa 20 cent Turtle 2013 Proof Silver. Metal: Silver Purity: Ag 925 / 1000 Date of issue: 2013 Country: South Africa Denomination of the coin: 20 Cent Coinage quality: PROOF Diameter: 38.725 mm Coin weight: 33.626 gr. Edge: Milled Maximum mintage: 1 000 pcs. Design: L Guerra / MD Mothobela Packing: Coin in Capsule with Certificate, gift box Mint: South African Mint Company. Coin’s series: “Protection the marine environment”. Coin is round in shape, with front and back sides – raised rim on. The loggerhead sea turtle, or loggerhead, is an oceanic turtle distributed throughout the world. It is a marine reptile, belonging to the family Cheloniidae. The average loggerhead measures around 90 cm long when fully grown, although larger specimens of up to 280 cm have been discovered. The adult loggerhead sea turtle weighs approximately 135 kg, with the largest specimens weighing in at more than 450 kg. The skin ranges from yellow to brown in color, and the shell is typically reddish-brown. No external differences in gender are seen until the turtle becomes an adult, the most obvious difference being the adult males have thicker tails and shorter plastrons than the females. The Obverse: to the center National Emblem of South Africa. Inscriptions along the rim – SOUTH AFRICA, to the top 2013. The Reverse: to the center relief image of the loggerhead turtle and seaweed. Inscriptions to the top – LOGGERHEAD TURTLE 20C. The item “SOUTH AFRICA 20 CENT TURTLE TARTARUGA TORTOISE SILVER 2013 PROOF” is in sale since Sunday, February 4, 2018. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Africa\South Africa”. The seller is “numisinvest” and is located in Budapest. This item can be shipped worldwide.