NumisCollect (The Netherlands)
10 dollars (Republic of Palau)
Proof, coloring, colored glass insert
NumisCollect Development Team (The Netherlands)
BH Mayer Mint (Germany)
Description of obverse and reverse
Obverse: butterfly with open wings on a leaf, the glass insert fitting again the wing. In the back field of flowers. Above - date 2014, left - 10 dollars and on the right - Palau Coat of arms. Reverse: flowers with an image of the Greta Oto butterfly and the name on the top left. Partly colored flowers and the wing fits the butterfly exactly. Butterfly with closed wings.
A brief annotation
The idea of this coin is to show the butterfly in two ways: open and closed wings. The butterfly has a partly opaque wing which is used to fit a colored glass ins ert in to the coin. Every detail of the design fits together.