In 2018, the Perth Mint introduced a new series called The Next Generation, which launched with the two-ounce Silver Koala Mother and Baby coin. Now, the Mint is continuing the wildly-popular series with the limited-edition 2019 2 oz silver Crocodile coin, featuring a mother and baby crocodile. This .9999 fine silver coin is crafted in the style of traditional ‘piedforts’ (pronounced pee-ay-fore). Piedfort coins can be traced back to 12th century France, where their name was derived from the french words for “heavy weight”.
The 2 oz Silver Crocodile is the perfect way to accumulate a larger amount of silver in one purchase with a distinctive and collectible design. Don’t forget to add a Next Generation plastic capsule to your order to protect your coin. Due to differing design specs, there may be a small amount of excess space inside of the capsule.
The obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Engravings include ELIZABETH II, 2019, AUSTRALIA, 2 OZ 9999 AG, and 2 DOLLARS.
The reverse features a mother crocodile gliding through the water against the rising sun, carrying her hatchling on her head. Radial lines and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark are also included in the design as added security features.
The Perth Mint is Australia’s oldest mint, as well as the largest exporter and second largest producer of gold bars in the world. With the capability to process over 700 tons of gold per year, the Mint is one of the most efficient refineries active today. The Perth Mint belongs to a prestigious group of gold refiners who have accreditation from five of the major gold exchanges. As a member of this elite group, Perth mint products are trusted by investors and collectors worldwide to meet the highest weight and purity standards.
Your 2 oz Silver Crocodile arrives in a protective flip. Multiples of 10 ship in mint-issued tubes. Orders over $199 are eligible for free shipping!
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Add one of these collectible Next Generation Crocodile coins to your collection today!
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|Metal Content||2 troy oz|
|Metals Purity||.9999 Fine Silver|
|Product Series||Mother & Baby - The Next Generation|