The Perth Mint is known for the wide range of collectible programs it offers to numismatists, as well as its annual-release silver bullion collections. The latest of these coins was the Silver Australian Emu. The Emu Series debuted in 2018 and became the fifth annual-issue coin series from the mint. Right now, 2020 1 oz Proof Silver Australian Emus are available to you for purchase online at Silver.com.
- Ships to you inside of a protective Perth Mint display case featuring a clear lid and a Certificate of Authenticity!
- Third year of release in the Perth Mint’s Silver Australian Emu Coin!
- Mintage limited to 2,500 coins only!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .9999 fine silver.
- Bears a face value of $1 (AUD) backed by the federal government of Australia.
- The obverse depicts Queen Elizabeth II.
- On the reverse is an image of two emus.
- Proof specimens.
Each of the 2020 1 oz Proof Silver Australian Emus in this product listing comes to you with an individual display case. The coins are housed inside of a black presentation case that comes with a clear lid so you can see either of the coin’s design elements you choose to showcase. The coins come with a Certificate of Authenticity from the Perth Mint, with all items arriving inside of a themed shipper from the mint.
These proof versions of the Silver Australian Emus come with impressive visuals. Each coin has frosted design elements overlaying mirrored design fields that create visual contrast between the two when viewing the designs.
The obverse side of the 2020 1 oz Proof Silver Australian Emu comes with a depiction of Queen Elizabeth II. The Queen is shown on the obverse is a right-profile relief as created in 2015 by Jody Clark. Originally created for the Royal Mint of England and British coins, the design was adapted to Australian coins starting in 2018 and shows the Queen wearing the George IV State Diadem Crown. The design is notably the first since 1966 on an Australian coin to show the Queen’s neckline and shoulders in the design element.
On the reverse face of the 2020 Proof Silver Australian Emus is an image of two members of the species. In the design from Natasha Muhl, one of the emus is shown seated near a small watering hole as the other one stands in the background field.
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