- Significant New Series for 2013
- Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
- Stunning Coloured Reverse Design
- Australian Legal Tender
- Limited Mintage – 5,000
- Unique Display Case and Numbered Certificate
The Perth Mint is pleased to announce its significant new collector coin program for 2013. The Land Down Under series will showcase Australia’s iconic landmarks, ancient culture, unique discovery and enviable lifestyle.
The series will commence with the landmark theme, represented by the architectural masterpiece that is Sydney Opera House. As a renowned heritage site, a premier performance venue and the central site for Australia’s celebratory occasions, Sydney Opera House is visited by millions of people each year.
Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
The coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 1oz of 99.9% silver in proof quality.
Stunning Coloured Reverse Design
The coin’s reverse depicts Sydney Opera House, against a backdrop of colourful fireworks framed within a map shape of Australia. The inscription THE LAND DOWN UNDER and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark are also incorporated 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, the year-date and the monetary denomination.
The Perth Mint will release no more than 5,000 of these Sydney Opera House 2013 1oz Silver Proof Coins.
Unique Display Case and Numbered Certificate
The coin is housed in a unique latex case, which has been created in the shape of Australia, and is presented within a superb themed shipper. Each coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
|Silver Content (Troy oz)||1|
|Monetary Denomination (AUD)||1|
|Fineness (% purity)||99.9|
|Minimum Gross Weight (g)||31.135|
|Maximum Diameter (mm)||40.60|
|Maximum Thickness (mm)||4.00|
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