- 5 oz 999 fine silver with antique finish!
- Individual numbering on the rim!
- Impressive high relief!
In the third installment of the Big Five Asia series, following the captivating portrayal of the king cobra in the second issue, the spotlight now shines on the majestic orangutan. Indigenous to the lush rainforests of Indonesia and Malaysia, orangutans are arboreal creatures, preferring to spend the majority of their time in the treetops.
The coin’s high relief design impeccably captures the distinctive features of the orangutan’s face, showcasing its unique and striking appearance. The intricate detailing extends to the depiction of the ape’s fur, ensuring a remarkable and lifelike representation on the 5 oz silver coin.
This numismatic masterpiece not only celebrates the biodiversity of the Asian region but also serves as a testament to the artistic precision and craftsmanship involved in minting these limited-edition coins. As collectors and enthusiasts delve into the Big Five Asia series, each coin becomes a tangible piece of natural beauty and a tribute to the incredible wildlife that inhabits the diverse landscapes of Asia.