Minted in Canberra between the years 1978 to 1991, the Pride of Australia gold coin series were produced in proof and uncirculated grades to exhibit Australia’s beloved native animals – the Wombat, Emu, Platypus, Frilled Neck Lizard, Tasmanian Devil, Echidna, and Squirrel Glider Possum. The $200 face value 10g 22-karat (91.67% purity) is highly collectible, with proof coins shipping in padded boxes, and uncirculated versions shipping in cardboard sleeves.
Queensland Mint is proud to offer the Australian 10g Gold $200 The Pride of Australia - Platypus Proof Coin (1990) in Presentation Box for purchase online.
- Contains 0.32 troy ounce or 10 grams of pure 91.67% gold
- Limited mintage of 25,000 coins
The reverse was modeled by Horse Hanhe.
The obverse was designed by Raphael Maklouf
No more than 25,000 of the Australian 10g Gold $200 The Pride of Australia - Platypus 1990 Proof Coin in Presentation Box will be issued.
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