Composed of 1 troy ounce of .999 pure silver, the 1995 Australian Kookaburra is eligible for contribution in your self-directed IRA. Each 1 oz silver coin arrives in brilliant uncirculated condition, housed in a plastic capsule for long-term storage and protection.
Every year since 1990, the Perth Mint has released its Silver Kookaburra coin. Each installment features a new design, available in various sizes, from one ounce to one kilo.
The reverse of each 1995 1 Oz Silver Kookaburra shows the bird perched on a branch, looking off to the left. It is inscribed with the words “THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA,” “1 OZ .999 SILVER,” “1995.” The obverse of each coin features the crowned profile of Queen Elizabeth II, and it is inscribed with the denomination five dollars.
1995: A Year in History
— On January 17, the Great Hanshin Earthquake near Kobe, Japan — which measured 6.8 on the richter scale — claimed 6,434 lives.
– On March 1, the world’s first search engine, Yahoo!, was founded.
– On March 31, Tejano pop singer Selena was murdered in Texas by a former employee. Jennifer Lopez immortalized the singer in a film called Selena, which was released two years later.
– On April 19, 168 people died after Timothy McVeigh unleashed a bomb at the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City.
– On October 20, Brenda Hodge, the last person sentenced to death in Australia, was paroled after serving eleven years in prison for murder.
About the Perth Mint
The Perth Mint was founded in 1899 after gold was discovered in local Australian deposits. The newly-established mint struck gold and silver sovereigns until Great Britain abandoned the gold standard in 1931.
The mint remained under British ownership until July of 1970, when it ceded to the state government of Western Australia. Today, the Perth Mint produces nearly all of the nation’s legal tender bullion coins in its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility.
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|Metal Content||1 troy oz|
|Metals Purity||.999 Fine Silver|