2014 Silver Kookaburra Bullion Coins Design – Perth Mint Australia

This year’s stunning new kookaburra coins represents an unrivalled combination of quality, design and choice.

A laughing kookaburra, the largest member of the kingfisher species, is synonymous with the Australian outback. In 2014, The Perth Mint is releasing three bullion coins meticulously struck from 99.9% of silver in 1 kilo, 10oz and 1oz sizes.

Only 500,000 1oz coins will be released. No mintage limit applies to the 1kg and 10oz coins.

DESIGN

Each coin’s reverse depicts a kookaburra sitting on a tree branch surrounded by gum leaves. The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and year-date are included in the design.

Issued as Australian legal tender, the obverse of each coin bears the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on its obverse.

PRESENTATION:

All Australian Kookaburra bullion coins are presented in protective acrylic capsules.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS:

Denomination:  AUD $1
Minimum Gross Weight:  31.135 g
Diameter:  40.60 mm
Maximum Thickness:  4.00 mm
Fineness:  99.9%
Mintage:  500,000 (maximum)

– See more at: http://australiasilver.blogspot.com.au/#sthash.KdE7UyRL.dpuf

Autumn – Australian Seasons 2013 One Ounce Silver Proof Square Coin – Perth Mint Australia

Autumn-Australian-Seasons-2013-One-Ounce-Silver-Proof-Square-Coin-The-Perth-Mint-australia

Discover the magic of autumn, with the stunning second release from the Australian Seasons series. Taking place from March to May, the cooler temperatures, glorious sunsets and golden leaves make this season a sight to behold.

Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver

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

Warm Autumn Reverse Design

Autumn-Australian-Seasons-2013-One-Ounce-Silver-Proof-Square-Coin-The-Perth-Mint-australia-packaging Captured in brilliant colour, the coin’s reverse depicts an Australian possum against the background of an autumn bush sunset.  Gumnuts and leaves, the inscription AUTUMN and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark are also incorporated into 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, the year-date and the monetary denomination.

Extremely Limited Mintage

The Perth Mint will release no more than 5,000 of these Australian Seasons – Autumn 2013 1oz Silver Proof Square Coins.

Illustrated Packaging and Certificate of Authenticity

The coin is housed in a contemporary display case, allowing a clear view of the reverse and obverse, and comes packaged inside a beautifully illustrated shipper.  Each coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.

Autumn – Australian Seasons 2013 One Ounce Silver Proof Square Coin from The Perth Mint, featuring:

  • Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
  • Warm Autumn Reverse Design
  • Australian Legal Tender
  • Extremely Limited Mintage – 5,000
  • Illustrated Packaging and Certificate of Authenticity