Queensland Mint is proud to present the 2022 Australian 5oz Wedge-Tailed Eagle Silver Ultra High Relief Coin from the Perth Mint.
The Wedge-tailed Eagle Coin Series features designs of Australia’s largest bird of prey by master coin engraver John M. Mercanti. The portrayal on this stunning high relief release focuses on the magnificent bird’s head. The raw nature conveyed by the artistry also benefits from an enhanced reverse proof finish - against a frosted background, the shiny surface of the bird is embellished with a range of subtle variations. Contained within the design is The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.
- Contains 5oz or 155.5g of 9999 fine Silver
- Australian Legal Tender with government backed purity guarantee and face value of $8
- Presentation packaging
- Limited mintage 1,000
Reverse portrays the head of a wedge-tailed eagle. Standing proud of the coin’s table, the ultra high relief artistry accentuates the potent predator’s piercing eyes and powerful hooked beak. The inscription ‘AUSTRALIAN WEDGE-TAILED EAGLE’ and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ Mintmark, contains coin’s weight, fineness and its 2022 year-date.
Obverse depicts the Jody Clark effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary of $8
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