Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Discover Australia – 5 Coin Set 2013 One Ounce Silver Proof Coin Set

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he Kangaroo coin’s reverse depicts a kangaroo set against a coloured outback scene incorporating wild spring grasses and Australian boab trees.

The Koala coin’s reverse depicts an adult koala on a eucalyptus tree stump against a coloured forest scene and picturesque sunset.

The Emu coin’s reverse depicts an emu against a coloured desert scene incorporating wild flowers and grasses.

The Kookaburra coin’s reverse depicts a winged kookaburra against a coloured river scene at dawn.

The Platypus coin’s reverse depicts a platypus against a coloured tropical rainforest scene.

The inscriptions DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and the name of the specific animal frames each coin. The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and the 2013 year-date are also included in the design.

  • Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
  • Coloured Reverse Design
  • Australian Legal Tender
  • Beautiful Packaging and Numbered Certificate
  • Limited Mintage – 5,000
  • Available Individually or in a Five-Coin Set


PROOF QUALITY 99.9% PURE SILVER


The Discover Australia Series 2013 1oz coin is struck from 99.9% pure silver in superb proof quality.


COLOURED REVERSE DESIGN


The inscriptions DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and the Animal ie: Kangaroo Koala, Emu, Kookaburra and Platypus, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and the 2013 year-date are also included 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 and the monetary denomination.


BEAUTIFUL PACKAGING AND NUMBERED CERTIFICATE


The Discover Australia – Kangaroo, Koala, Emu, Kookaburra and Platypus 2013 1oz Silver Proof Coin is available in an individual display case or in a five-coin presentation case with the other coins in the series. Both cases feature a timber lid and stylised shipper.


LIMITED MINTAGE


The Perth Mint will release no more than 5,000 of the Discover Australia – Kangaroo 2013 1oz Silver Proof Coin, with an issue limit of 3,500 individual coins and 1,500 for the five-coin sets.


AVAILABLE INDIVIDUALLY OR IN A FIVE-COIN SET


This coin is available individually or as part of a five-coin set also featuring a 1oz Koala, Emu, 
Kookaburra and Platypus coin from the 2013 Discover Australia series.
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