Discover Australia 2012 Set

Australia 2012 - 5 x $1 - Discover Australia 2012 - 5 x 1oz LIMITED Silver Coin Set

Only 7.500 of these special coins were issued by Perth Mint!
These silver coins are dedicated to the continent of Australia.
$525.33

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Country Australia
Year 2012
Face Value currency Dollar
Face Value number 1
Metal Silver
Fineness 999/1000
Weight 1oz - 31,1g
Diameter 40,6 mm
Edge Serrated
Thickness 4 mm
Mintage 7500
Quality Proof
Certificate of authenticity yes
Presentation Case yes
Price $525.33
Coin Story

These special colored coins are dedicated to the great continent of Australia. The capture signature and native animals of the region, both land- and underwater animals. A great set of collectables and a must have for any collector.

Reverse Design

The Green and Gold Bell Frog coin's reverse depicts a Green and Gold Bell Frog resting on a branch against a coloured background of the Three Sisters rock formations found in the Blue Mountains. The inscriptions DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and GREEN & GOLD BELL FROG, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and the 2012 year-date are also included in the design.

The Red Kangaroo coin's reverse depicts a Red Kangaroo in a standing pose, set against a coloured background of the central Australian outback and a windmill. The inscriptions DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and RED KANGAROO, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and the 2012 year-date are also included in the design.

The Kookaburra coin’s reverse depicts a Kookaburra perched on a tree branch against a coloured background scene of the Murray River at sunrise. The inscriptions DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and KOOKABURRA, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and the 2012 year-date are also included in the design.

The Goanna coin's reverse depicts a Goanna resting on a rock against a coloured background of the rocky Kimberley landscape and a Boab tree. The inscriptions DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and GOANNA, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and the 2012 year-date are also included in the design.

The Whale Shark coin's reverse depicts a Whale Shark swimming through the colourful Ningaloo Reef. The inscriptions DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and WHALE SHARK, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and the 2012 year-date are also included in the design.

Obverse Design

Issued as Australian legal tender, each coin's obverse also bears the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination.

Packaging

The Discover Australia 2012 Set coins are housed in a presentation case featuring a timber lid and stylised shipper. They also come with a Certificate of Authenticity.

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