This stunning silver proof rimless high relief coin marks the 75th anniversary of the sinking of HMAS Sydney II. This spectacular coin is an exclusive tribute to an Australian military icon, which was lost with all hands in 1941 after engaging Germany’s SMS Kormoran.
Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
Each coin is struck from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.
Rimless High Relief Design
The coin's reverse depicts the HMAS Sydney II at sea in stunning high relief. The design includes the inscription HMAS SYDNEY II.
Niue Legal Tender
Issued as legal tender of Niue, the coin features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2016 year-date, and the monetary denomination on its obverse.
No more than 750 of the HMAS Sydney 75th Anniversary 2016 1oz High Relief Silver Proof Coins will be released.
Presentation Packaging and Numbered Certificate
The coin is housed in a prestigious wooden display case within a themed, customised shipper and is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.