2 Dollars - Elizabeth II The Steadfast Tin Soldier

2 Dollars - Elizabeth II (The Steadfast Tin Soldier) -  obverse2 Dollars - Elizabeth II (The Steadfast Tin Soldier) -  reverse

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Issuer Cook Islands
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2008
Value 2 Dollars
2 NZD = USD 1.25
Currency Dollar (1972-date)
Composition Silver (.999)
Weight 31.1 g
Diameter 40.7 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled, coloured
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 229575
Numista type number (https://numista.com)

Series: Kids, let's all get along


The Effigy of HM Queen Elizabeth II


Engraver: Raphael David Maklouf

Raphael David Maklouf is a sculptor, best known for designing the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II used on the coins of many Commonwealth nations. Maklouf was born in Jerusalem emigrating with his family to the United Kingdom after the Second World War. He attended the Camberwell School of Art until 1958, afterward becoming an academic lecturer for ten years. He was made an Associate of the Royal Society of British Sculptors in 1979. Raphael Maklouf was born to a Jewish family. His father is Samuel Maklouf, born in Safed, Raphael Makouf's mother is Leonie Maklouf.


A scene from "The Steadfast Tin Soldier"

Стойкий оловянный
1oz 999 Silver




New Zealand Mint (Te Kamupene Whakanao o Aotearoa), Auckland, New Zealand

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2008  8 000 UNC

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