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Why add this High Relief Enhanced Reverse Proof 2022 Australian Wedge-Tailed Eagle 2 oz. Silver Piedfort coin to your collection?
The Perth Mint introduced the Australian Wedge-Tailed Eagle series in 2014. To date, the series has featured masterful imagery reflecting the life and majestic beauty of Australia's largest bird of prey designed exclusively by American sculptor John Mercanti (the former 12th U.S. Mint Chief Engraver). This 2022 release represent the series' first two ounce silver Piedfort style coin to be minted with an enhanced reverse proof finish. The mirrored design elements on the enhanced reverse proof coin are selectively embellished with multiple degrees of frosted texture, resulting in an image with astounding depth and dimension.
Breathtaking Portrait of a Wedge-Tailed Eagle
Obverse: An elegant right facing rendition of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II wearing the Royal Diamond Diadem appears on the obverse. Inscribed "ELIZABETH II," "AUSTRALIA" and "2 DOLLARS." Award-winning British sculptor Jody Clark designed this fifth definitive coinage effigy of the monarch in 2015.
Reverse: The head of a Wedge-Tailed Eagle is illustrated with stunning clarity on the reverse, with its sharp beak opened to call out a warning to its unseen prey. Surrounding inscriptions include "AUSTRALIAN WEDGE-TAILED EAGLE," "2022 2 OZ 9999 SILVER" and the Perth Mint's "P" Mint mark.
Gorgeous GEM Proof Coin
This Piedfort style Enhanced Reverse Proof 2022 2 oz. silver $2 coin from the Perth Mint's Wedge-Tailed Eagle series is presented in GEM Proof condition. Expect the coin to feature a magnificent high relief strike, beautifully finished surfaces and tremendous eye appeal. The coin will arrive in a Wedge-Tailed Eagle themed box, encapsulated and nestled in a Mint branded display case accompanied by a uniquely numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
Make this limited mintage 2022 Wedge-Tailed Eagle 2 oz. silver high relief Piedfort Enhanced Reverse Proof coin the next addition to your collection!
This 2022 Australia 2 oz Silver Wedge-Tailed Eagle - Piedfort Enhanced Reverse Proof $2 Coin GEM Proof OGP 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:||2022|
|Finish:||Enhanced Reverse Proof|
|Packaging:||Original Government Packaging|
|Display Weight:||2 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||62.207 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||2 oz|
|Legal Tender:||Australian Legal Tender|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Wedge Tailed Eagle Close Profile|