Rounds are popular precious metals products due to their low premiums over the price of silver. The 1 oz Fern Silver Round is offered by the New Zealand Mint and is available via Silver.com in brand new condition. Each round has been struck in 1 troy ounce of .999 pure silver. The fern is a well-known symbol in the nation of New Zealand.
A native plant to the country, the fern has been featured on numerous coins and rounds produced by the New Zealand Mint. This particular 1 oz New Zealand Fern Silver Round is the predecessor to the wildly popular Silver Taku/Hawksbill turtle coin that is now produced in large numbers by the New Zealand Mint.
- Contains 1 oz of 99.9% pure silver.
- Minted at the New Zealand Mint.
- Features a Fern design that honors the plant’s role in the Maori tribe of New Zealand.
The 1 oz New Zealand Fern Silver Round is produced using .999 pure silver and has an unlimited mintage that is designed to match demand for the round among investors. The silver fern round is recognized around the globe as a high quality bullion product that features a unique, iconic design. Both sides of the round integrate modern images of New Zealand with Maori words and designs. The Maori are an ancient tribe that has inhabited the islands of New Zealand for hundreds of years.
The native fern is featured on the reverse side of the 1 oz New Zealand Fern Silver Round. The central image is that of the fern. Above the image is the engraving “New Zealand,” while “Silver Fern” is engraved below. On either side of the round is a traditional Maori border design surrounding the image of the fern.
On the obverse side of the round is a map image of the nation of New Zealand. Designs on this side of the round include the four stars of the Southern Cross. Above the map image of the nation is the Maori word for New Zealand, “Aotearoa.” Below the image are the weight, purity, and metal content of the 1 oz. New Zealand Fern Silver Round.
The New Zealand Mint is a privately-owned entity in Auckland, New Zealand. The facility is the only privately-owned mint operating in New Zealand today. The mint purchases refined gold and silver from international sources to produce its coins and rounds. Over the course of its four decades in operation, the mint has established a reputation as a high-quality producer of innovative commemorative coins and bullion.
If you have any questions about our 1 oz Fern Silver Rounds from the New Zealand Mint before placing your order, please call Silver.com at 1-888-989-7223. We also offer support online through the website’s live chat feature and by email. Make sure you look over our entire collection of silver rounds for more designs and sizes.