One of the most famous coins from the Perth Mint of Australia is the Australian Silver Koala. This annual-release silver bullion coin is well known for the use of a new reverse design each year that includes a depiction of one of the nations most famous marsupial species. The sleepy koala is found on the reverse of all coins in this collection. Today, the 2018 1 oz Australian Silver Koala Coin is available to you online from Wallace Precious Metals.
- Arrives in individual protective plastic capsules, sealed rolls of 20 coins, or boxes of 100 coins!
- 12th annual release of the Silver Koala coin!
- Limited mintage of only 300,000 coins!
- Contains 1 Troy oz of .9999 pure silver in BU condition.
- Face value of $1 (AUD) is fully backed by Australias government.
- Obverse includes Queen Elizabeth IIs effigy.
- Reverse features the latest koala design as the cuddly marsupial sits on a branch.
The 2018 release of the Silver Koala coin marks the 12th annual issue of these coins, but the first time in the programs history that .9999 pure silver content has been used. Following the 2016 inaugural issue of the Australian Silver Kangaroo with .9999 pure silver, the Perth Mint has been upgrading its Silver Kookaburra and Silver Koala coins to follow suit.
Each 2018 1 oz Australian Silver Koala coin available to you today is in BU condition. Coins in BU condition show no signs of wear and tear, but minor flaws from the production process are possible on the surfaces. These small flaws range from breaks in the luster and spotted surfaces to contact marks.
2018 Silver Koala coins are a great investment with proven reliability in coining, design, and quality from the Perth Mint. The coins are available to you as an individual purchase inside of protective capsules, or in bulk purchases. Multiples of 20 coins are shipped inside of sealed rolls by the mint, with multiples of 100 available in boxes of five rolls.
The reverse of the 2018 1 oz Australian Silver Koala coin includes the image of a koala as it sits on a tree branch. The sleep marsupials spend most of their day eating or sleeping, catching upwards of 18 to 20 hours of sleep per day.
On the obverse of the Australian Silver Koala is Queen Elizabeth IIs effigy. The Perth Mint continues the use of the Ian Rank-Broadley design that represents the fourth-generation effigy of Her Majesty. It was originally created in 1998 for British coinage.
Please feel free to reach out to Wallace Precious Metals with your questions on these silver coins for sale. You can call us at 212-391-2211, chat with us live online, or simply send us an email.
|Mint Mark||P – Perth Mint|
|Face Value||$1 AUD|
|Obverse Designer||Ian Rank-Broadley|
|Capsule Size||40.6 mm|
|Packaging Type||Plastic Capsule|
|Weight||1 Troy Ounce|
|Shipping||Free Shipping on Orders Over $99|