Five Dollars, Silver, Coin Type from Cook Islands - detailed information

Five Dollars, Silver, Coin Type from Cook Islands (issued 2008 - )
Coin TypeFive Dollars, Silver

The Cook Islands, a sovereign state in free association with New Zealand, uses two official legal tender currencies. The New Zealand Dollar circulates in parallel with the local Cook Islands Dollar; at the same time, the government also authorises many legal tender coins in the Cook Islands Dollar currency for collector's purposes.

Collector coins are dedicated to historical or general popular culture themes not related to the country itself. Many of them are in standard bullion sizes, but the silver $5 (Five Dollars) listed below are not; their weight is more than a half ounce but less than one ounce, and is "metric" - 20 or 25 grams of silver.

Obverse
Cook Islands / Five Dollars, Silver - obverse photo

Effigy of the monarch, legend, date of issue

Obverse Inscription Legend of the monarch, date
Reverse
Cook Islands / Five Dollars, Silver - reverse photo

Various designs as listed individually below.

Reverse Inscription
EdgeMilledEdge InscriptionNone
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Five Dollars, Silver: Details
CountryCook Islands
CurrencyCook Islands Dollar
From2008
Face Value5 (x Dollar)
CurrentYes
Material0.999 Silver
Designer
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
OrientationMedal Alignment (Axis 0)
Size
Mass20.000 g