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The sold-out 2017 Rwanda African Wildlife release has surfaced!


2017 Rwanda Silver Hippo Coins Now Available

The feared beast of Africa now engraved in silver!

2017 marks the 10th year of production for the African Wildlife Series. Since its 2008 inaugural release, the Gorilla, the African Wildlife Series has sold-out from the Mint each year. Because of the impressive success that this series has experienced, earlier issues now command increased premiums. Like previous releases, the Proof Hippo coin has already sold-out at the Mint!


2017 Rwanda 50 Francs 1 oz. Proof Silver African Wildlife Series – Hippopotamus NGC PF70 UC Early Releases

Both the Proof and Mint State finishes are now available at MCM. Collectors are able to purchase GEM BU releases in addition to certified options that have been graded by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) in MS69, MS70, PF69, and PF70 condition with Early Releases designations.


2017 Rwanda 50 Francs 1 oz. Silver African Wildlife Series – Hippopotamus GEM BU

Named “River Horse” by the Greeks, the hippopotamus is a majestic, yet deadly, creature that roams the waters of Africa. While their diet consists entirely of plants, these animals put their sharp, strong teeth to the test by defending themselves against the strongest of opponents, including crocodiles!

Don’t delay – This popular series is expected to sell out quickly. Experience the Hippopotamus like never before with these silver coins that traveled all the way from Africa to be added to your collection.

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