Rough-Scaled Python 2015 1oz Silver Proof Coin – Australian Opal Series Perth Mint

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Rough-Scaled Python 2015 1oz Silver Proof Coin – Australian Opal Series Perth Mint

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Australian Opal Series – Rough-Scaled Python 2015 1oz Silver Proof Coin from The Perth Mint, featuring:

  • Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
  • Beautiful Authentic Australian Opal
  • Australian Legal Tender
  • Limited Mintage – 8,000
  • Gorgeous Illustrated Presentation Packaging
  • Numbered Certificate
  • Seventh Release in Australian Opal Series

The seventh release in the Australian Opal Series features the Rough-Scaled Python, a dark brown reptile with pale brown pattern, a triangular head and a thin muscular body. Their keeled scales have ridges along the middle giving them a rough, sandpaper-like feel. This non-venomous python kills its prey by constriction.

PROOF QUALITY 99.9% PURE SILVER

Each coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.

BEAUTIFUL AUTHENTIC AUSTRALIAN OPAL

The coin’s reverse incorporates an inner panel design of a Rough-Scaled Python detailed in pure Australian opal. The outer panel of the coin depicts a collection of fern fronds. The design includes the inscription ROUGH SCALED PYTHON, the 2015 year-date, and The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.

AUSTRALIAN LEGAL TENDER

Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, the coin’s obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination.

LIMITED MINTAGE

The Perth Mint will release no more than 8,000 of the Australian Opal Series – Rough-Scaled Python 2015 1oz Silver Proof Coin.

GORGEOUS ILLUSTRATED PRESENTATION PACKAGING AND NUMBERED CERTIFICATE

The coin is presented in a prestigious display case with a light, which turns on as you open the lid, to represent the moon shining down on the nocturnal creature. The coin is accompanied by a stunning illustrated shipper and a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS:

Silver Content (Troy oz) 1
Monetary Denomination (AUD) 1.00
Fineness (% purity) 99.9
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 31.135
Maximum Diameter (mm) 36.60
Maximum Thickness (mm) 4.50
Maximum Mintage 8,000
Designer Aleysha Howarth

Chinese Lion Dance 2015 999 1oz Silver Proof Coin – Perth Mint

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The Chinese lion dance is a form of traditional dance in Chinese culture dating back to the Han Dynasty (205 BCE to 220 CE) in China. The dance is performed during Chinese New Year and other traditional, cultural and religious festivals, and is thought to bring good luck and fortune.

PROOF QUALITY 99.9% PURE SILVER

Each coin is meticulously struck from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.

UNIQUE REVERSE DESIGN

The reverse of the coin features a coloured representation of the Chinese lion dance, with a firecracker and two lanterns in the background.  The design also features the Chinese character for ‘prosperity’ and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.

AUSTRALIAN LEGAL TENDER

Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2015 year-date, and the monetary denomination are shown on the coin’s obverse.

LIMITED MINTAGE

The Perth Mint will release no more than 5,000 of the Chinese Lion Dance 2015 1oz Silver Proof Coin.

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PRESENTATION PACKAGING

Each coin is packaged in a special illustrated card displaying both the coin’s reverse and obverse.

Chinese Lion Dance 2015 999 1oz Silver Proof Coin from The Perth Mint, featuring:

  • Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
  • Unique Chinese Lion Dance Reverse Design
  • Australian Legal Tender
  • Limited Mintage – 5,000
  • Presentation Packaging

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS:

Silver Content (Troy oz) 1.00
Monetary Denomination (AUD) 1
Fineness (% purity) 99.9
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 31.135
Maximum Diameter (mm) 40.60
Maximum Thickness (mm) 4.00
Maximum Mintage 5,000
Designer Natasha Muhl