Why purchase this flawless 2018-P High Relief Australian Kookaburra 1 oz. Silver Proof coin?
The Perth Mint has produced the silver Kookaburra series since 1990. This 2018 proof issue represents the first year of the series struck from 1 Troy ounce of silver with a purity increased to .9999! The high relief Proof measures 32.60 mm in diameter and is among a limited mintage of just 5,000.
Sensational Kookaburra Design for 2018 by Perth Mint Designer Neil Hollis
A single kookaburra dominates the reverse, as it takes flight with a full moon overhead. Each feather of the bird is engraved with astounding detail, featuring varying degrees of frosted finish, lending depth to the overall design. Inscribed with the Perth Mint's "P" Mint mark, "AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA" and "2018 1OZ 9999 SILVER."
The obverse depicts the familiar portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II sculpted by Ian Rank-Broadley, surrounded by the legend "ELIZABETH II," "AUSTRALIA" and "1 DOLLAR."
Exquisite Proof 70 with Australia Label
Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) graded this 2018-P Australian High Relief 1 oz. Silver Kookaburra $1 Coin a flawless Proof 70. For the outstanding differentiation between the mirrored and frosted surfaces, the proof also earned the designation Ultra Cameo (UC). The coin's condition is protected in an NGC holder which includes a colorful Australian themed certification label, designated Early Releases, for submission to the grading service within the first thirty days of its release date.
This breathtaking 1 oz. Kookaburra High Relief silver coin featuring the fantastic 2018 design belongs in your collection now!
This 2018-P Australia 1 oz High Relief Silver Kookaburra Proof $1 Coin NGC PF70 UC ER Australia Label is proudly minted by the Perth Mint. The Perth Mint was established in 1899. Today it produces popular series, including the Kookaburra, Koala, and Kangaroo series.
|Year of Issue:||2018|
|Release Type:||Early Releases|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Australian Kookaburra|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||Ian Rank-Broadley|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Neil Hollis|