* 99.99% pure silver
* Australian legal tender
* Iconic wedge-tailed eagle design
* Internationally recognised
* Highly liquid
* Mintage limit of just 50,000 coins
* Orders in multiples of 20 are sent in mint rolls of 20 and orders of 100 in a mint box of 100
* Presented in protective acrylic capsule
Named for its long, distinctively shaped tail, the wedge-tailed eagle is Australias largest bird of prey and one of the biggest eagles in the world. Found throughout mainland Australia, Tasmania and southern Papua New Guinea, the bird has an impressive wingspan of up to 2.7 metres.
The Australian Wedge-Tailed Eagle 2019 1oz Silver Bullion Coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 99.99% pure silver, and issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965. This coin has a mintage of 50,000.
The coins reverse depicts a magnificent wedge-tailed eagle in flight with wings fully extended and stylised rays of sunlight in the background.
The design also includes the inscription AUSTRALIAN WEDGE-TAILED EAGLE, the 2019 year-date, the coins weight and fineness and
The Perth Mints P mintmark. The coins obverse depicts the Jody Clark effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination.
For this design, The Perth Mint commissioned American sculptor and engraver, John M. Mercanti, the 12th Chief Engraver of the U.S. Mint. John Mercanti created the reverse design of the American Silver Eagle bullion coin and has produced more coin and medal designs than any other employee in the history of the U.S. Mint.
The Australian Wedge-tailed Eagle 2019 1oz Silver Bullion Coin is presented in an acrylic capsule.