Shapes of Africa Collection

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  • Discover the beauty of Africa in 99.9% pure silver
  • Just 500 collections available in Australia
  • Features eight individual coin designs, celebrating the continent’s wildlife
  • Each coin is struck with an innovative cut-out feature
  • Includes FREE accessories

Discover the natural wonder of Africa with the Shapes of Africa collection! Journey across eight 99.9% pure silver coins, crafted using cutting-edge minting techniques. From the lion to the ostrich, this highly exclusive collection brings you Africa’s jewels in legal tender.

Begin your journey with the Elephant

Captured in exquisite detail, the elephant stands against a backdrop of grassland and trees. You can almost hear its trumpeting echo across the savannah! A smaller elephant motif has been cut out of the coin’s 50mm surface, creating a rich and textural effect.

As with all animal coins in the collection, the Elephant coin features a special ‘African Continent’ Privymark, visible on the left-hand side of the coin’s reverse!

Begin your Shapes of Africa Collection today and receive the Elephant in 99.9% pure silver for $149.95. Save $40 off the series price!

Act fast! With just 7,500 of each coin struck worldwide, there are only 500 collections available in Australia - available exclusively through Macquarie Mint.

Click 'add to cart' now, and you’ll also receive a:

  • Stylish, custom-made presentation case;
  • Certificate of Ownership in your name; and,
  • Certificate of Authenticity with each coin!
More Information
Country of Issue Dijibouti
Year of Issue 2018
Denomination 250 Francs
Weight (g) 28.37g
Mintage 7,500
Metal Purity (%) 99.9
Quality Prooflike
Diameter (mm) 50 mm
Special Features "Flawless Cut-Out" Minting Technique
Delivery And Return

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Our estimated delivery time is 2 to 3 weeks.

Please note that depending on the items ordered, most goods are shipped within 1-2 working days from receipt of order, subject to confirmation of payment, the item being in stock, and certain other conditions. 

Due to the high number of deliveries nationally, delays can occur during the Christmas season. If you feel you may be affected by seasonal/regional delivery delays please allow additional time for your order.


At Macquarie Mint, we want you to be able to order with confidence. If you’re not 100% satisfied with your order, we will gladly refund you the full purchase price, minus shipping, no questions asked. 

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  • you contact us to return the product within 14 days of receipt
  • the product is in its original packaging
  • you have taken reasonable care with the product while in your possession

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