14.Coin "450TH ANNIVERSARY OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE " (produced)
450TH ANNIVERSARY OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE 1 oz Niue 2014 $2 Proof silver coin. Design by D.Fedorov
||2 dolldrs (Niue)
||New Zeland Mint
New Zealand Mint has issued this coin to mark the 450th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s birth.
This features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the left and a coloured portrait of Shakespeare engraved in a conventionalized frame on the right.
The coin reverse depicts famous heroes of Shakespeare’s tragedies: King Lear, Romeo and Juliet, and Hamlet in engraved relief.