2020 Australian Kookaburra 2oz Silver Proof Gilded High Relief Coin. First issued by The Perth Mint in 1990, the Australian Kookaburra portrays a new impression of the famous bush bird each year. With its unmistakable laughing call, the kookaburra is synonymous with Australia from the outback to the back yard. This coins reverse depicts a kookaburra perched on a corrugated iron rooftop with stylised rays of the rising sun in the background. The noticeably raised motifs appear on a highly-polished concave surface.
As well as the bird, the coin rim and its serrated edge are decorated in 24-carat gold making this spectacular release a first-of-a-kind for The Perth Mint. The coins reverse also includes the inscription AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 30TH ANNIVERSARY, The Perth Mints P mintmark, and the coins weight and purity.The coin has a special obverse featuring a representation of Stuart Devlins design for the original 1990 issue. The Perth Mint first gilded high relief coin, this remarkable 30th anniversary Kookaburra is a truly spectacular collectable. Proof quality 99.99% pure silver. First gilded high relief coin. Extremely limited mintage 1,000.
The item "2020 Australian Kookaburra 2oz Silver Proof Gilded High Relief Coin" is in sale since Thursday, July 2, 2020. This item is in the category "Coins\Coins\Australian\Decimal". The seller is "coinart2015" and is located in Sydney, NSW. This item can be shipped to Australia, United States, New Zealand.