The Platypus coin is struck by the Perth Mint in 2 troy ounces of pure silver (99.99%). The Perth Mint is the official mint of Australia and known for outstanding quality.Read more
The Platypus coin is struck by the Perth Mint in 2 troy ounces of pure silver (99.99%). The Perth Mint is the official mint of Australia and known for outstanding quality. The Platypus coin is, therefore, also of excellent quality. The diameter of the coin is 40.9 mm. The Platypus coin is part of the “Next Generation” series, released by the Peth Mint. The coin is dedicated to the platypus as these can be found in Eastern Australia. The Platypus coin is struck in the so-called “piedfort” style, which means that the coin is thicker than usual. Namely 6.02 mm. The Platypus coin has a face value of $2 as it is considered legal tender in Australia. Besides that, the coin has a beautiful appearance and contains beautiful details. the coin is dedicated to the platypus and has a mintage of 75,000 pieces worldwide.
- Mintage of 75,000 pieces
- 2 troy ounces (62.2 grams) of pure silver (99.99%)
- Part of the Next Generation series
Design of the Platypus coin
The obverse of the Platypus coin depicts Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The face value, weight, content, and country and year of issue can be read around the image. The background of the obverse blends in beautifully with that of the reverse. The lines that can be seen are also included in the design of the reverse. A mother platypus and her baby are featured on the reverse of the Platypus coin. The two are depicted while underwater, surrounded by water plants. The details that can be seen blend in stunningly and help make clear that the coin is entirely dedicated to the platypus. The reverse is also the side where the iconic “P” mark of the Perth Mint is featured. The Perth Mint marks all its coins with this mark. The Platypus coin has a beautiful appearance and attracts attention.
The coin is individually packed in a coin case or per 10 in a tube.
Are you looking for other silver coins to buy? Our product range consists of coins and bars of the highest quality. With this, we guarantee the best for you.Read less
|Weight||1 troy ounce|
|Purpose of purchase||Collect|
|Year of issue||2021|
This product has no reviews yet.Write review