2013 1 oz Proof Silver Australian Megafauna | Procoptodon NGC PF70

In Stock Item is available and ready to ship!


Reg: 1 +      
Sale: 1 +      
Free Shipping — Orders of $99 or More

Orders of $99 or more ship FREE anywhere inside the domestic U.S. If your subtotal is less than $99, you’ll pay just $5.95 for shipping, still the best rate in the industry!

For more information about shipping prices and policies, please visit the Provident Metals Help Center.


Worldwide mintage of just 6,500 coins! Far fewer are expected to be certified!

Lock down your NGC Certified Proof 70 graded, 2013 Procoptodon coins from The Perth Mint's Megafauna Series.

Each encapsulated coin, carefully examined by NGC, has been authenticated genuine and been found worthy to receive a perfect Proof 70 grade.

Brilliant background color makes this coin a BLAZER!

This product includes original mint packaging and certificate of authenticity.

The Perth Mint’s Australian Megafauna series celebrates a massive marsupial that roamed the Outback during the Pleistocene period (2,588,000 to 11,700 years ago).

Composed of .999 pure silver, this 2013 1 oz Silver Procoptodon has been graded PF70 by the NGC — making it the perfect addition to any investment portfolio.

The reverse features a mother procoptodon with a joey in her pouch, situated in front of a colorized, natural background. PROCOPTODON is inscribed near the top rim.

The obverse features Ian-Rank Broadley’s portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, along with the coin’s year and denomination.

Invest in perfection. Purchase a NGC-PF70 Silver Diprotodon from Provident Metals today.

About the Procoptodon

Standing 6.6 feet tall and weighing more than 500 pounds, the procoptodon had a flat face compared to its modern marsupial-counterparts, with eyes facing forward rather than at the sides of its head.

Both of the procoptodon’s feet had one large toe — like a horse’s hoof — and its front paws were equipped with two long claws used to grab branches. It is believed the massive creature primarily ate grass and leaves.

PF70 on the Sheldon Grading Scale

Invented by American psychologist and numismatist William Herbert Sheldon, Jr (1898-1977), the Sheldon Coin Grading Scale is a 70-point system used to determine the quality of a coin. Reputable grading organizations — including the NGC — use the Sheldon Scale to assess a coin’s condition.

PF70 denotes a proof coin in perfect condition. It has maintained its original luster, and there are no signs of handling, scratches or wear of any kind. The coin has a flawless appearance — and very few coins exist in this condition.

About the NGC

The Numismatic Guaranty Corporation made its debut in 1987, as the need for standardized coin grading grew increasingly important. Since that time, the Florida-based organization has worked tirelessly to elevate coin grading standards across the globe.

The third-party grading service is the largest in the world, and it has assessed more than 27 million coins since its inception. As the official coin grading service of the American Numismatic Association, the NGC encapsulates each certified coin in a sonically-sealed holder made of inert materials, protecting each one for future generations.

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.

Product Details

Certification NGC
Denomination $1.00
Composition .999 Fine Silver
Diameter 40.6mm
Silver Content 1 troy oz
Mint/Brand Perth Mint
Coin Series Perth Australian Megafauna
Coin Mintage 6,500
Condition Proof 70
Availability In Stock
SKU BCFS-03491
Discounted Pricing

You will receive a 4% cash discount off our list price when you use a personal check, money order, cashiers check, or bank wire to pay for your order, and a 3% bitcoin discount off our list price when you pay for your order using Bitcoin. When you pay with your credit card or Paypal account you will receive our industry leading list price.

Your Cart
The entire order will ship when your delayed and/or pre-sale products are available for shipment.
Have a coupon code?