Struck from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality, this stunning coin features the majestic wedge-tailed eagle or ‘wedgie’ as they are fondly known in Australia.
The Australian wedge-tailed eagle is the largest bird of prey in Australia and the fifth largest eagle in the world. These incredible birds build nests in high trees out of hundreds of dead wooden sticks. Their nests can measure up to two meatres wide, three to four metres tall and can weigh up to 400 kilograms!
- Struck from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.
- Australian $1 legal tender coin.
- housed in a classic Perth Mint display case with a themed shipper and is also accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
- Limited issue of just 5000!
|Issued By||Perth Mint|
|Designer||John M. Mercanti|
|Fineness (% purity)||99.9|
|Metal||Silver 1 Troy oz|
2016 $1 Australian Wedge-tailed Eagle 1oz Silver Proof Coin
- Manufacturer Perth Mint
- Product Code: 16AWTE1D1SP