Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo 2013 1/2 oz 999 Silver Proof Coin - Perth Mint Australia


This brand new coin program is inspired by the birds that inhabit the continent of Australia. Because of the nation’s island status, many of these species are unique and breathtakingly beautiful.

 

PROOF QUALITY 99.9% PURE SILVER


The coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 1/2oz of 99.9% silver in proof quality.

 

MAGNIFICENT COLOURED REVERSE DESIGN


The coin’s reverse portrays a Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo in colour perched on a struck wooden log. As well as The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark, the design also includes representations of Australian vegetation.

 

LIMITED MINTAGE


The Perth Mint will release no more than 10,000 of these coins.

 

AUSTRALIAN LEGAL TENDER


Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, the coin’s obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the 2012 year-date.

 

NUMBERED CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY


The coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.

 

STUNNING ILLUSTRATED PRESENTATION PACKAGING


The coin is housed in a classic display case with a delicately coloured, illustrated shipper.



  • Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver

  • Magnificent Coloured Reverse Design

  • Limited Mintage – 10,000

  • Australian Legal Tender

  • Numbered Certificate of Authenticity

  • Stunning Illustrated Presentation Packaging

  • Brilliant New Coin Series