2000 1/2oz $150 Floral Emblems of Australia Cooktown Orchid Gold Proof Coin in Wooden Box

Australian Gold Proof Coin in Presentation Box
Ships by 12/12/2021 or collect by Appointment
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Beginning in 1995 and concluding in 2003, as part of a 9-year series, the Floral Emblems of Australia gold coin series depicts each of Australia’s state and territory floral emblems. The first state’s flower depicted was NSW’s Waratah. The gold coins were produced in 2 sizes 1/2oz and 1/3oz, with face values of $150 and $100 respectively, and shipped in either wooden or soft-touch boxes.


Queensland Mint is proud to offer the Australian 1/2oz Gold $150 Floral Emblems of Australia Cooktown Orchid Coin (2000) in Wooden Box for purchase online.


Coin Highlights:


  • Contains 0.50 troy ounce or 15.55 grams of pure 99.90% gold
  • Limited mintage of 1,500 coins
  • Proof Coin
  • Ships with certificate of Authenticity


Obverse depicts the traditional image of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II designed by Rank-Broadley.


Reverse is designed by Horst Hahne.


No more than 1,500 of the Australian 1/2oz Gold $150 Floral Emblems of Australia Cooktown Orchid Proof Coin 2000 in Wooden Box will be issued.


Condition: Please note that both cases come with few scratches. The certificate is missing in case 2.


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Products specifications

Metal Gold
Type Coin
Weight 1/2 oz
Theme Flora
Year 2000
Variant Orchid
Denomination $150
Series Floral Emblems of Australia
Monarch Elizabeth II
Origin Australian
Mint Royal Australian Mint
Grade Proof
Purity 999
Condition Sourced from Private Collection