Sunday, November 11, 2012

2012 High Relief Silver One Ounce Proof Four-Coin Set from Perth Mint










Features Include:


  • Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
  • Magnificent High Relief Designs
  • Extremely Limited Release – 1,000 Sets
  • Australian Legal Tender
  • Presentation Packaging
  • Numbered Certificate of Authenticity




  • This exclusive four-coin set represents the very best in minting excellence. For added impact, each coin is made with an extra deep blank to accommodate the superbly detailed high relief design.
    Demand for this exceptional release is expected to be high, so act quickly to secure your own unique high relief set.

    Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver

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


    Magnificent High Relief Designs

    The 2012 Australian Kangaroo coin’s reverse portrays a kangaroo against a bush scene and windmill. The design includes the inscription AUSTRALIAN KANGAROO. The 2012 Australian Koala coin’s reverse depicts an adult koala sleeping on the branch of a eucalyptus tree. The design includes the inscription AUSTRALIAN KOALA.

    The 2012 Australian Kookaburra coin’s reverse portrays a kookaburra perched on a tree branch with gum leaves. The design includes the inscription AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA.
    The 2012 Australian Lunar Dragon coin’s reverse depicts a representation of a dragon with a symbolic pearl. The design includes the Chinese character for ‘dragon’ and the inscription ‘Year of the Dragon’.

    The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark is also incorporated in the design of each coin’s reverse.


    Extremely Limited Release

    No more than 1,000 of these sets will be issued worldwide.


    Australian Legal Tender

    Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, each coin depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse.


    Presentation Packaging

    The coins are housed in a prestigious display case and beautifully illustrated shipper.


    Numbered Certificate of Authenticity

    The coin set is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.