2020 1.5oz Australia Wedge-Tailed Eagle .9999 Bi - Metal Proof Coin

 

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An extremely limited release with a history of selling out at The Perth Mint, this prestigious 1.5oz bi-metal coin is  crafted  from  equal  parts  gold  and  platinum.  The  innovative  coin  depicts a swooping eagle in  the  latest addition to John M. Mercanti’s celebrated Australian Wedge-tailed Eagle coin series.Struck by The Perth Mint from 3/4oz of 99.99% pure gold and 3/4oz of 99.95% platinum, the coin is issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965.The  Perth  Mint  will  issue  no  more  than  150 of  the  Australian  Wedge-tailed  Eagle  2020 1.5oz  Bi-Metal  Proof Coin.

 

DESIGN :

The coin’s pure gold centrepiece depicts a magnificent wedge-tailed eagle swooping on its prey in the midst of a hunt. This representation continues into the pure   platinum border which also includes the inscription ‘AUSTRALIAN WEDGE-TAILED EAGLE’, the 2020 year-date, and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark. The coin’s obverse depicts the Jody Clark effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination.

 

KEY SELLING POINTS :

•Fifth design by John M. Mercanti

•3/4oz 99.99% pure gold & 3/4oz 99.95% pure platinum

•Previous release sold out

•Australian legal tender

•Limited mintage–150

•Presentation packaging

•Numbered Certificate of Authenticity

 

More Information
Year 2020
Metal Content Bimetallic
Denomination $ 150
Condition Proof
Country Australia
Manufacturer The Perth Mint
Mintage 150
Diameter (mm) 36.5
Thickness (mm) 3.52
Series Wedge Tailed Eagle
Box & Certificate With box