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2016-P Australia 5 oz High Relief Silver Kookaburra Proof $8 NGC PF70 UC Early Releases

2016-P Australia 5 oz High Relief Silver Kookaburra Proof $8 NGC PF70 UC ER
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Why order this High Relief Silver Proof 2016-P $8 Kookaburra

This $8 Silver High Relief 2016-P Proof Kookaburra was struck at the Perth Mint, as illustrated by its "P" Mint mark. This low mintage piece was struck from .999 fine silver.

Beautiful Kookaburra Design by Natasha Muhl

Queen Elizabeth II's 1998 portrait by Ian Rank-Broadley serves as the obverse design. Rank-Broadley depicts her wearing a tiara and a stern look in the right-side portrait. Rim inscriptions include the coin's face value, "8 DOLLAR," country of issue, "AUSTRALIA," and the monarch's name, "ELIZABETH II."

On the reverse is a single Kookaburra perched atop a post in the outback. The bird, which is shown in left-side profile, sings, and two trees rise from the floor of the landscape in the background. The inscription "AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA" arches over the image, while another, "2016 1 OZ 999 SILVER," arches under it.

Perfect Proof 70 Ultra Cameo Early Releases

Graders at the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) certified that this piece appears flawless under 5x magnification by giving it a perfect grade of Proof 70. Its strong contrasts between frosted and mirrored sections earned it Ultra Cameo designation, while the fact that NGC received it a maximum of 30 days after its initial release got it labeled an Early Release.

Don't miss your chance to own this Silver Proof High Relief 2016-P $8 Kookaburra.

Year of Issue:2016
Mint:Perth Mint
Mint Mark:P
Grading Service:NGC
Release Type:Early Releases
Relief:High Relief
Display Weight:5 oz
Weight in Grams:155.5162 g
Weight in Ounces:5 oz
Legal Tender:Australia