R10 Purple-Crested Turaco Coin

5 In Stock

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R 1,195.00

The purple-crested turaco (Tauraco porphyreolophus) is a fairly large bird (up to 43 centimetres) with striking crimson flight feathers that is a common resident in moist woodlands and in coastal and riverine forests.

The dark turaco has a distinctive call and can easily be identified by its dark purple crest on a metallic green head and its red-ringed eyes.

The reverse of this R10 sterling-silver 1oz coin, features an adult with its flight feathers on display, moving in the canopy of the escarpment, looking eastwards over the Blyde River Dam.

  • Mass: 33.726g
  • Diameter: 38.725mm
  • Metal content: 925 Ag 75 Cu
  • Limited edition: 1 000

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