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Anne Geddes Silver Coins by the New Zealand Mint

Updated on May 15, 2013

All about Anne Geddes Silver Coins

In 2012 the New Zealand Mint introduced the first coins in a series featuring the innovative photography of Anne Geddes. The coins are legal tender of $2 in the Niue islands. Geddes is famous for producing remarkably unique and moving photographs of infants. She has been distinguished the world over winning numerous awards and her books featuring this one of a kind style have sold over 18 million copies.

The coins are fine .999 Silver with a limited mintage of 3,000 and feature the always creative packaging the New Zealand mint is renowned for. The images in the lens are mint released representations. Once my coins are in hand actual photos will be posted.

2012 1 oz Silver Niue $2 Anne Geddes Coin
2012 1 oz Silver Niue $2 Anne Geddes Coin

2012 1 oz Silver Niue $2 Anne Geddes Coin - Girl

Bracelet Gift Set

Almost more of an experience that a simple silver piece, this coin proudly showcases an unmistakable Anne Geddes creative image of a baby girl sleeping on a peony bud. Anne Geddes name along with "1 oz 999 Fine Silver" establish the coins composition. The obverse features the Raphael Maklouf effigy of Queen Elizabeth II along with the Legends "2012 Elizabeth II Niue 2 Dollars".

The coin is presented in a jewelry box as a permanent home to store the babies first silver. The coin is positioned inside a removable tray next to a little silver plated bracelet to further enhance to dramatic presentation. An outer box and certificate of authenticity complete the mint packaging for the coin. A terrific gift for the newborn mother of a girl!

2012 1 oz Silver Niue $2 Anne Geddes Coin
2012 1 oz Silver Niue $2 Anne Geddes Coin

Video Overview by Anne Geddes

Anne Geddes talking about the new coins being released and the presentation packaging.

2012 1 oz Silver Niue $2 Anne Geddes Coin
2012 1 oz Silver Niue $2 Anne Geddes Coin

2012 1 oz Silver Niue $2 Anne Geddes Coin - Boy

The Boy version of the coin coin features a captivating image of a baby snuggled up and sleeping in a lotus pod. Anne Geddes name along with "1 oz 999 Fine Silver" establish the coins composition. The obverse features the Raphael Maklouf effigy of Queen Elizabeth II along with the Legends "2012 Elizabeth II Niue 2 Dollars".

The coin is presented in a little tool box as a permanent home to store the babies first silver. The coin is positioned inside a removable tray next to a little silver plated rattle to complete the presentation. An outer box and certificate of authenticity complete the mint packaging for the coin. A terrific gift for the newborn mother of a boy!

2012 1 oz Silver Niue $2 Anne Geddes Coin Mint Packaging
2012 1 oz Silver Niue $2 Anne Geddes Coin Mint Packaging

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