2023 Australian Kangaroo 2oz Silver Reverse Gilded Coin
This spectacular silver reverse gilded coin features an Aussie icon – the kangaroo – on a stunning 24-carat gold gilded background.
Each coin is meticulously struck by The Perth Mint from 2oz of 99.99% pure silver and issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965.
The Perth Mint will release no more than 3,000 of the Australian Kangaroo 2023 2oz Silver Reverse Gilded Coin.
The coin’s reverse portrays a kangaroo looking over its shoulder. The background and other artistic elements, including representations of a eucalyptus tree and grass trees, are gilded in 24-carat gold. Also within the gilded area is the inscription ‘KANGAROO’ and The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark, the design includes the coin’s weight, purity and 2023 year-date.
The coin obverse bears The Queen Elizabeth II Memorial Obverse, featuring the Jody Clark effigy supplemented with the dates of her reign, and the monetary denomination
The coin is housed in a classic display case with a clear lid. Packaged within an illustrated shipper, each coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
|Silver Content (Troy oz)||2.000|
|Monetary Denomination (AUD)||2.00|
|Fineness (% purity)||99.99|
|Minimum Gross Weight (g)||62.213|
|Maximum Diameter (mm)||50.80|
|Maximum Thickness (mm)||4.80|
|Designer||Ing Ing Jong|
ABOUT THE PERTH MINT
Established on 20 June 1899, two years before Australia’s Federation in 1901, The Perth Mint was the last of three Australian colonial branches of the United Kingdom ‘s Royal Mint (after the now-defunct Sydney Mint and Melbourne Mint) intended to refine gold from the gold rushes and to mint gold sovereigns and half-sovereigns for the British Empire. Swan Bullion Company is proud to be an authorised distributor for The Perth Mint’s bullion and numismatic products.