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Featured Coin
Red Corn Poppy
Palau
2008



This week's featured coin is a commemorative gold coin, issued by Coin Invest Trust of Balzers, Liechtenstein. It features the red corn poppy, also known as the Flanders poppy, a symbol which is a unique reminder of the debt paid by soldiers who put service to country above self.

The poppy became a symbol of remembrance after a poem called "In Flanders Field" written by Canadian Lieutenant Colonel and doctor John McCrae who served in the Netherlands during the First World War.

For information on obtaining this coin, click here.



Country - Palau
Year - 2008
Face value - 1 Dollar
Metal - Gold .9999
Weight - 0.5 g
Diameter - 11 mm
Quality - Proof
Mintage - 25'000 pcs.





 



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