A product of the trusted and world-renowned Perth Mint, the 2005 Australian Kookaburra silver coin is part of the Kookaburra Series, a series started in 1990 and continuing through 2013. The 2005 Kookaburra is a 1 oz. coin, although the series as a whole additionally produces 2 oz., 10 oz., and 1 kilo coins. Consisting of .999 fine silver, the round measures approximately 40.6 mm in diameter and 4 mm in thickness, with a weight of 31 grams. Each coin arrives in an airtight, plastic capsule.
The obverse features sculptor Raphael Maklouf’s profile portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, an image used on the coinage for several of the Commonwealth nations. In addition, the words “QUEEN ELIZABETH” and “AUSTRALIA” as well as the face value, 1 Dollar, are included.
The reverse features the Kookaburra, a bird native to Australia and New Guinea, officially categorized within the kingfisher family. Kookaburras are commonly associated with their distinctive call which mimics human laughter. In addition to being a beloved bird within Australian culture, the Kookaburra has been featured on a variety of Australian coinage and stamps as well as being one of three featured mascots at the 2000 Sydney Olympics. The reverse shows the Kookaburra perched on a branch, in addition to the words “THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA,” “1 OZ .999 FINE SILVER,” and the date of mintage, “2005,” encircle the outer rim of the coin.
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|Metal Content||1 troy oz|
|Metals Purity||.999 Fine Silver|