Why purchase this First Day of Issue 2019-P Australia 1 oz. Silver Apollo 11 Moon Landing bullion coin?
The Perth Mint celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11's Moon Landing in 1969 with the release of this silver bullion coin. Having a mintage limited to 50,000, this 2019 dated coin is struck from 1 Troy oz. of .9999 fine silver, and is already sold out at the Perth Mint.
Sensational Moon Landing Design
The reverse, created by Perth Mint Designer Lucas Bowers, depicts a magnificently detailed lunar lander beside the boot print of an astronaut, with the Perth Mint's "P" Mint mark near the horizon. The inscription "MOON LANDING 1969-2019" stretches over the image.
The obverse features the likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II sculpted by Royal Mint Designer Jody Clark. Inscribed "ELIZABETH II," "AUSTRALIA," "1 OZ 9999 AG," "2019" and "1 DOLLAR."
First Day of Issue Mint State 70 with Astronaut Footprint Label and Black Core Holder
This 2019-P Australia Apollo 11 Moon Landing 1 oz. Silver Coin was submitted to Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) for grading within the first twenty-four hours following its release. Determined to be in flawless condition, the silver dollar was awarded the grade of Mint State 70 as well as the coveted First Day of Issue designation. The commemorative bullion coin is encapsulated in a black core NGC protective holder affixed with a specially designed certification label featuring an astronaut's foot print.
Make this flawless, First Day of Issue 2019-P 1 oz. Silver Australia Apollo 11 Moon Landing bullion coin the next addition to your collection!
|Year of Issue:||2019|
|Release Type:||First Day of Issue|
|Holder:||Black Core Holder|
|Label/Signature:||Astronaut Footprint Label|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Lunar Module and Footprint|
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