Why buy this 2021 35th Anniversary $25 Australia 1/4 oz Gold Kangaroo Nugget Proof
The Perth Mint invites you to share in their celebration of the 35th anniversary of the Gold Kangaroo Nugget Series with this stunning quarter ounce proof. The proof is part of a mintage of just 1,000 pieces released to mark the occasion. The series has been a favorite of collectors from its origins as the Gold Nugget to its modern Red Kangaroo designs.
Striking Kangaroo Design by Stuart Devlin
Obverse: The obverse bears two portraits of Queen Elizabeth II. The larger one is the modern version, which was designed by Jody Clark. Above is the portrait by Raphael Maklouf that appeared on the original issue of the series. This face has a rim frame that bears the inscriptions of the name of the featured monarch, "ELIZABETH II," and the name of the issuing country, "AUSTRALIA," on the top half and the coin's weight and purity, "1/4 OZ 9999 AU," date, "2021," and face value, "25 DOLLARS," on the bottom half.
Reverse: There are two designs on the reverse as well. The larger is Stuart Devlin's famous red kangaroo design, which shows the endemic animal leaping within stylized sun rays. Above is the original Welcome Stranger gold nugget design. "35" and "RED KANGAROO" are inscribed near the animal. Along the rim is a frame that bears inscriptions of the coin's official name, "AUSTRALIAN NUGGET COIN," and the anniversary dates, "1986-2021."
Impeccable PF70 FR
The experts at Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) certified that this coin appears perfect even under 5x magnification by awarding it their highest grade, Proof 70. They also indicated that it was submitted for grading no more than a month after its initial mint release by certifying it First Releases.
Don't miss your chance to own this 35th Anniversary 2021 $25 Australia 1/4 oz Gold Kangaroo Nugget Proof.
This 2021 Australia 1/4 oz Gold Kangaroo Nugget 35th Anniversary Proof $25 Coin NGC PF70 FR 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:||2021|
|Release Type:||First Releases|
|Display Weight:||1/4 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||7.7759 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.25 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Effigy|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Jody Clark|