|Face Value:||50 Cents|
This product is a Silver 2013 Australian Koala Coin made up of 1/2 oz .999 fine silver. Carrying a face value of 50 cents, this coin can be used as legal tender in Australia. Made by the Australian Perth Mint, each 2013 Australian Koala is guaranteed for exact weight and purity. The production of this coin will stop at the end of the 2013 year, at which time the mint will declare its total mintage.
As one of Australia's favorite and most iconic animals, these fuzzy marsupials first made their appearance on a coin in 2007. The annually changing Koala design has made these coins one of the most popular coins among collectors and investors all over the world, but none more so than in Australia. The Perth Mint is a world renowned assayer and producer of bullion products.
The obverse of this coin displays the Ian Rank-Broadley design of the Queen Elizabeth II. Around the outside of the coin is inscribed, "Elizabeth II Australia." The denomination of the coin is shown at the bottom of the coin, at 50 cents. The reverse displays a cuddly Koala sitting in the fork of an Eucalyptus tree, looking off to its right. Around the top it reads, "Australian Koala," and at the bottom are the year, weight, and purity of the coin, "2013, 1/2 oz 999 Silver."
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