Maldives 2-RUFIYAA (KM116) Giant Triton
Charonia tritonis aka Triton's Trumpet or Giant Triton is a very large sea snail -- up to 60 cm long -- found throughout the Indo-Pacific oceans. The shell is prized as a decorative item and can be used as a trumpet.
Maldives issued this new bi-metallic version of the 2-rufiyaa coin in 2017.
- Diameter: 25.5 mm
- Composition: Nickel-clad steel in Nickel-brass
- CAT#: KM116