Our Scarce & Unique professional staff members specialize in limited and exclusive editions and can answer any questions you may have about this unique coin.
Call Now to purchase or for more information.
Enter your contact information below to have a representative call you within 1 business day.
Why purchase this First Day of Issue 2021-P Australia 1 Kilo Silver Wedge-Tailed Eagle Incuse Reverse Proof coin?
The Perth Mint has issued the Wedge-Tailed Eagle series since 2014, featuring beautiful imagery honoring Australia's largest bird of prey designed by American sculptor John Mercanti, the former 12th U.S. Mint Chief Engraver. This exquisite reverse proof, incuse strike 2021 dated Wedge-Tailed Eagle coin represents the first 1 Kilo Silver release in the history of the series. 2021 also marks the first time an incuse strike has been featured in the series.
Breathtaking Wedge-Tailed Eagle Imagery
Obverse: On the obverse, a right facing rendition of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is encircled by the inscriptions "ELIZABETH II," "AUSTRALIA" and "30 DOLLARS." Acclaimed British Royal Mint sculptor Jody Clark created this image of the monarch in 2015.
Reverse: The reverse depicts a victorious Wedge-Tailed Eagle in flight, gazing down at a captured, unmistakably disgruntled snake. Inscribed "AUSTRALIAN WEDGE-TAILED EAGLE," "2021 1 KILO 9999 SILVER," and the Perth Mint's "P" Mint mark.
Proof 70 Perfection
This 2021-P Australian Wedge-Tailed Eagle 1 Kilo Silver Incuse Reverse Proof coin was submitted to the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) for review and qualified for the First Day of Issue attribution. Featuring a flawless strike, pristine surfaces, and an exceptional amount of contrast between finishes, the beautiful coin was awarded the NGC's highest grade of Proof 70 Ultra Cameo (UC). The coin is sonically sealed in a NGC protective holder with an Australian flag style certification label graced with the signature of John Mercanti. The graded coin will arrive in a Perth Mint branded display case with its original numbered Authenticity Certificate.
This impeccably graded First Day of Issue, Incuse Reverse Proof 2021-P Australian Wedge-Tailed Eagle 1 Kilo Silver coin will look spectacular in your collection!
This 2021-P Australia 1 Kilo Silver Wedge-Tailed Eagle Incuse Reverse Proof $30 Coin Scarce and Unique Coin Division NGC Rev PF70 UC FDI Mercanti Signed 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:||2021|
|Release Type:||First Day of Issue|
|Variety:||Scarce and Unique Coin Division|
|Finish:||Incuse Reverse Proof|
|Label/Signature:||Mercanti Signed Label|
|Display Weight:||1 Kilo|
|Weight in Grams:||1,000 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||32.1507 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Wedge-tailed Eagle in Flight with snake|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Jody Clark|