Saturday, January 28, 2012

AUSTRALIAN KOALA 2012 1OZ SILVER COIN CARDED - Perth Mint Australia

One of Australia’s favourite collectable issues, the Australian Koala 1oz silver coin portrays delightful original artistry each year.

Specimen Quality 99.9% Pure Silver

Each coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 99.9% pure silver in specimen quality.

Original 2012 Koala Design

The coin’s reverse features an adult koala sleeping on the branch of a eucalyptus tree. The design also incorporates The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.

Australian Legal Tender

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

Illustrated Presentation Card

The coin is housed in a beautifully photographed display card.

Mint-to-Order

Like its predecessors, the 2012 Silver Koala is struck on a mint-to-order basis only. Production will close on announcement of the 2013-dated coin, enabling The Perth Mint to declare its official mintage.

  • Specimen Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
  • Original 2012 Koala Design
  • Australian Legal Tender
  • Illustrated Presentation Card
  • Mint-to-Order
Technical Specifications:

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

Order these from the Perth Mint