Friday, July 20, 2012

Emu 2012 Australia Shaped 1oz Silver Proof Coin - Perth Mint Australia

Struck from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver, a limited worldwide mintage of only 6,000 coins has been applied. As with all our coins, presentation is paramount. This release comes in a display case and colourful, themed shipper with numbered Certificate of Authenticity.


Emu 2012 1oz Silver Coin from The Perth Mint, featuring:
  • Innovative New Shape
  • 99.9% Pure Silver
  • Limited Mintage – 6,000
  • Australian Legal Tender
  • Presentation Packaging
  • Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
  • First Coin in Series

99.9% Pure Silver

The coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 99.9% pure silver in the distinctive shape of Australia.

Unique Coloured Design

The coin’s coloured reverse depicts a kookaburra resting on a fence, against the background of a bush scene. The inscription EMU also appears in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark and year-date.

Limited Mintage

No more than 6,000 of these coins will be issued worldwide.

Australian Legal Tender

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

Presentation Packaging

Accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, the coin is housed in a display case and custom-designed shipper.