2012 Spiny Anteater 1oz Silver Coin Papua New Guinea. This beautiful coin is dedicated to fairly uncommon in modern numismatics animal - the. (also known as Echidna) - one of two only living mammals that lay eggs (other one is the Platypus) and the only surviving member of the order Monotremata. Echidnas are native to Australia and New Guinea and are not seen in any other parts of the world.
The reverse features and extremely well executed picture of the cutest spiny anteater, enriched with two 1 mm brilliant cut black diamonds as animal's eyes. Issues as the legal tender of Papua New Guinea the coin's obverse depicts the country's Coat of Arms.