The annual release of the Gold Kangaroo from the Royal Australian Mint is available again in 2017, and it features the same brilliant design of previous years that harkens back to the history of Australian coinage. Today, the 2017 1/10 oz Royal Australian Mint Gold Kangaroo Coin is available from JM Bullion.
- Ships in a VeriScan plastic case with Assay.
- Contains 1/10 Troy oz of .9999 pure gold in BU condition.
- Face value of $10 (AUD) is fully backed by Australias government.
- Reverse features the iconic Australian Kangaroo penny design.
- Obverse includes Queen Elizabeth IIs image.
Royal Australian Mint Gold Kangaroo coins are the only bullion coins in the world to ship with Assay cards in tamper-evident packaging. The Royal Australian Mint takes advantage of PAMP Suisse VeriScan technology to securely package and ship your 2017 1/10 oz. Royal Australian Mint Gold Kangaroo coins, which include an Assay card.
Each 2017 1/10 oz Royal Australian Mint Gold Kangaroo Coin in this product listing is available in BU condition. Coins in this condition exhibit no signs of wear and tear, though you might notice minor flaws ranging from breaks in the luster and spotted surfaces to contact marks from the coining process.
On the reverse of the Royal Australian Mint Gold Kangaroo is the iconic Australian penny image. Featured on the circulation copper penny in Australia from 1938 to 1964, the original design included only a hopping kangaroo and the commonwealth star of Australia.
These modern 2017 1/10 oz Royal Australian Mint Gold Kangaroo coins feature not only the hopping kangaroo and commonwealth star, but also the leaves and nuts of the Tasmanian Blue Gum plant, as well as engravings of the nation of issue, year of issue, weight, purity, and metal content of the coin.
The obverse of all Royal Australian Mint Gold Kangaroo Coins features the right-profile portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. The mint uses the 1998 design from Ian Rank-Broadley, and features an inner ring of Her Majestys name, nation of issue, and the coins face value, with leaves and flowers from the Tasmanian Blue Gum framing the design.
The Royal Australian Mint is the official sovereign mint of Australias federal government. Founded in 1965 by the Currency Act of 1965, the mint was established in the federal capital city of Canberra.
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