Discover Australia – 5 Coin Set 2013 1oz Silver Proof Coin

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he Kangaroo coin’s reverse depicts a kangaroo set against a coloured outback scene incorporating wild spring grasses and Australian boab trees.

The Koala coin’s reverse depicts an adult koala on a eucalyptus tree stump against a coloured forest scene and picturesque sunset.

The Emu coin’s reverse depicts an emu against a coloured desert scene incorporating wild flowers and grasses.

The Kookaburra coin’s reverse depicts a winged kookaburra against a coloured river scene at dawn.

The Platypus coin’s reverse depicts a platypus against a coloured tropical rainforest scene.

The inscriptions DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and the name of the specific animal frames each coin. The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and the 2013 year-date are also included in the design.

  • Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
  • Coloured Reverse Design
  • Australian Legal Tender
  • Beautiful Packaging and Numbered Certificate
  • Limited Mintage – 5,000
  • Available Individually or in a Five-Coin Set

Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver

The Discover Australia Series 2013 1oz coin is struck from 99.9% pure silver in superb proof quality.

Coloured Reverse Design

The inscriptions DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and the Animal ie: Kangaroo Koala, Emu, Kookaburra and Platypus, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and the 2013 year-date are also included in the design.

Australian Legal Tender

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

Beautiful Packaging and Numbered Certificate

The Discover Australia – Kangaroo, Koala, Emu, Kookaburra and Platypus 2013 1oz Silver Proof Coin is available in an individual display case or in a five-coin presentation case with the other coins in the series. Both cases feature a timber lid and stylised shipper.

Limited Mintage

The Perth Mint will release no more than 5,000 of the Discover Australia – Kangaroo 2013 1oz Silver Proof Coin, with an issue limit of 3,500 individual coins and 1,500 for the five-coin sets.

Available Individually or in a Five-Coin Set

This coin is available individually or as part of a five-coin set also featuring a 1oz Koala, Emu, Kookaburra and Platypus coin from the 2013 Discover Australia series.

Kangaroo – Australian Opal Series – 2013 One Ounce Silver Proof Coin

kangaroo-Australian-Opal-Series–2013-1oz-Silver-Proof-Coin-at-The-Perth-Mint-boxJust like its flora and fauna, opal is symbolically Australian. Embodying the vibrancy of this precious stone, The Perth Mint is proud to release the third design from the superbly crafted Australian Opal Series.

PROOF QUALITY 99.9% PURE SILVER

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

AUTHENTIC AUSTRALIAN OPAL DESIGN

The coin’s reverse incorporates an inner panel design of a kangaroo detailed in pure Australian opal. The outer panel of the coin depicts Sturts Desert Pea leaves and blossoms, a first crescent moon and the Southern Cross – a renowned star group which is only visible in the Southern hemisphere.

AUSTRALIAN LEGAL TENDER

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

LIMITED MINTAGE

The Perth Mint will release no more than 8,000 of these Australian Opal Series – The Kangaroo 2013 1oz Silver Proof Coins.

SPECIAL DISPLAY CASE

This beautiful coin is presented in a prestigious display case with a light which turns on as you open the case, to represent the moon shining down on the nocturnal creature.

BEAUTIFUL PACKAGING AND NUMBERED CERTIFICATE

The release is accompanied by a stunning illustrated shipper and a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.

  • Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
  • Authentic Australian Opal Design
  • Australian Legal Tender
  • Limited Mintage – 8,000
  • Special Display Case
  • Beautiful Packaging and Numbered Certificate

Technical Specifications:

Silver Content (Troy oz) 1
Monetary Denomination (AUD) 1
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