Country of Issue: New Zealand. Mintage: 2,500 (1,500 individually and 1,000 as part of annual proof set).
Finish: Proof with selective colour. Comment: 2014 marks the 75th anniversary of the beginning of World War II and the Battle of the River Plate and New Zealand Post is commemorating with this special coin issue. Issued to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of the River Plate, this highly collectable coin depicts the HMS Achilles returning home to an excited crowd in Auckland. To achieve the clearest possible image, the crowd is printed with the minted photo image technique, and the official badge of the HMS Achilles also appears on the coin in full colour.
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