This 2009 Australian Battle of Gettysburg 1 oz Silver Proof Coin will appeal to coin collectors and history buffs alike. Part of the Perth Mint's Famous Battles in History Series, this coin is struck from .999 fine silver. It has a denomination of $1 and diameter 40.60 mm.
The obverse features the profile of Queen Elizabeth II designed by artist Raphael Maklouf. The bust is surrounded by inscriptions including the year, issuing country, and denomination. The reverse depicts the final stages of the climactic Battle of Gettysburg in full color. The colorized depiction of the raging battlefield is framed by the frosted images of a Union sharpshooter and Confederate cannon. The legend above reads "THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG 1863."
The coin comes with presentation case in a full-color outer box and includes individually-numbered
certificate of authenticity. Only 5,000 of these coins were minted, making them a rare find for any collector. Get yours today on GainesvilleCoins.com!
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|Actual Metal Weight:||1 ozt|
|Face Value:||1 Dollar|
|Obverse Designer:||Raphael Maklouf|
|Series:||Famous Battles in History|