Fourth issue in this exciting series...
This beautiful Silver coin is the fifth and last of the “Mongolian Nature” series and portrays a Stag roaring in the moonlight. Made from a beautiful cut-out silhouette that, while simple in structure, still manages to tell a compelling story. The coin comes in an elegant round shaped case, along with the Certificate of Authenticity. Limited mintage to 2.500 pieces worldwide.
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Availability date: 05/09/2017
The red deer is the fourth-largest deer species behind moose, elk and sambar deer. It is a ruminant, eating its food in two stages and having an even number of toes on each hoof, like camels, goats and cattle. European red deer have a relatively long tail compared to their Asian and North American relatives. Subtle differences in appearance are noted between the various subspecies of red deer, primarily in size and antlers, with the smallest being the Corsican red deer found on the islands of Corsica and Sardinia and the largest being the Caspian red deer (or maral) of Asia Minor and the Caucasus Region to the west of the Caspian Sea. The deer of Central and Western Europe vary greatly in size, with some of the largest deer found in the Carpathian Mountains in Central Europe. Western European red deer, historically, grew to large size given ample food supply (including people's crops), and descendants of introduced populations living in New Zealand and Argentina have grown quite large in both body and antler size. Large red deer stags, like the Caspian red deer or those of the Carpathian Mountains, may rival the wapiti in size. Female red deer are much smaller than their male counterparts.
The coin's reverse and obverse features a Deer. The powerful Stag stands tall, watching a full moon rising in the night sky and perhaps listening to the hooting Owl in the distance. On the reverse of the coin, the inscription: “MONGOLIAN NATURE 2017” – the name of the series and the year of issue. On the coin's obverse, the Mongolia Coat of Arms and the coin value - “500 TOGROG”.