One of the first 250 struck. 1000 total mintage, Coin number 0046. The coin is perfect as is the inner packaging.
The outer white box has a tear in the lid and a small scuff on one edge. The Sydney Opera House was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site on 28 June 2007. One of the worlds premiere performance venues, it is situated at Bennelong Point on Sydney Harbour in New South Wales, Australia. Brilliantly conceived, the design was inspired by the flotilla of sails and boats that frequented the harbour. The Sydney Opera House boasts approximately a thousand rooms, including five theatres, five rehearsal studios, two main halls, four restaurants, six bars and numerous souvenir shops.
The rooves or shells of the building are constructed of over a million glazed granite tiles, imported from Sweden. The Sydney Opera House is a famous tourist destination visited by millions of people every year.Its unique design and location make it one of the worlds most famous landmarks. The silver coins reverse depicts the Sydney Opera House, against a backdrop of colourful fireworks framed within a map shape of Australia.
The inscription THE LAND DOWN UNDER and The Perth Mints P mintmark are also incorporated in the design. The gold coins reverse depicts the Sydney Opera House and the harbour.
Both coins obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2013 year-date and monetary denomination. The item "2013 AUSTRALIA 1/4oz GOLD PROOF COIN- SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE- 1ST 250 OF 1000 PF70 b" is in sale since Saturday, June 24, 2017.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\Australia\Gold". The seller is "nowcoin" and is located in Fort Myers, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.