This impressive 5oz silver proof coin depicts the iconic Australian kookaburra, one of the world’s largest kingfishers. Perth Mint will release no more than 1,000 of these pure silver in proof quality coins.
Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
The coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 5oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.
2017 Australian Kookaburra Design
The coin’s reverse depicts two kookaburras perched on a wooden fence. The design includes the inscription AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark, and the 2017 year-date.
The coin’s high relief reverse and obverse are minted on concave surfaces to ensure the optimum flow of metal is achieved by the strike of the die.
Australian Legal Tender
Issued as Australian 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 monetary denomination.
The Perth Mint will release no more than 1,000 of the Australian Kookaburra 2017 5oz Silver Proof High Relief Coin.
Presentation Packaging with Numbered Certificate
The coin is housed in a classic Perth Mint display case within a themed shipper. The coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.