Why add the 2018 Australia 2 oz. High Relief Silver Kookaburra Antiqued $2 Coin GEM BU to your collection?
This 2018 Australia 2 oz. High Relief Silver Kookaburra Antiqued $2 Coin is available to you in GEM Brilliant Uncirculated condition from Australia's famous Perth Mint. The Perth Mint began operations in 1899 as part of the British Royal Mint system as it struck gold coinage from a local gold rush. Today it enjoys an unparalleled reputation as a maker of some of the finest collectible Numismatic and bullion products in the world. The coin was struck in epic high relief on a rimless 2 oz. .9999 fine silver planchet. It features a low mintage of 2,000 coins.
Collector Favorite Kookaburra Design
The reverse of this stunning coin features the remarkable image of Australia's famous native kingfisher bird, the Kookaburra. The "Kook" is shown in flight with an array of native plants and a cityscape in the background. The obverse of the coin features the "fourth portrait" of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II. This effigy was designed by famous British sculptor Ian Rank-Broadley.
Gem BU Antiqued Finish
The antique finish on this coin is spectacular with the greys, blacks and dramatic shadows bringing out the stunning high relief elements of the design. Gem BU coins would grade at the coveted MS65 level or higher.
Add this magnificently detailed Gem Brilliant Uncirculated 2018 Australia 2 oz. High Relief Silver Kookaburra Antiqued $2 Coin to your ModernCoinMart order today.
|Year of Issue:||2018|
|Display Weight:||2 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||62.207 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||2 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Australian Kookaburra|
In 1990, the Perth Mint unveiled its inaugural silver bullion series, the Australian Kookaburra. Now celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2020, while the series has undergone many changes in its rich history, its allure remains constant.