2 Dollars - Elizabeth II Yellow-crowned Night Heron

Features

Issuer Bermuda
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-2022)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1991
Value 2 Dollars
2 BMD = USD 2.00
Currency Dollar (1970-date)
Composition Silver (.925)
Weight 28.28 g
Diameter 38.61 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Number N# 99819
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 68
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

Yellow-crowned night heron

Series: Fauna and Flora

Obverse

Crowned head Queen Elizabeth II facing right.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
BERMUDA ELIZABETH II
RDM

Engraver: Raphael David Maklouf Read more on Wikipedia

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.

Reverse

Yellow-crowned night heron sitting on a branch.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
TWO DOLLARS
1991

Edge

Reeded

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1991  3 000 Proof

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