2012 Australian Kangaroo Coin. This half ounce gold coin is struck from 99.99% fine (24 carat) gold. It contains half a troy ounce of the precious metal.
Australian kangaroos (or nuggets) are produced by The Perth Mint in Australia who are known for their excellent bullion production quality. The design on the Australian gold kangaroo nugget coin changes each year, making the coins highly collectable. Nugget gold coins come supplied in a protective storage capsule.
The 2012 Kangaroos are also known as 'Nuggets'. Until 1990 the coins featured famous gold nuggets on the reverse. From 1990 onwards the design changed to feature a kangaroo instead. For this reason the coins may be called nuggets, kangaroos or 'roos. The Perth Mint bullion coins have an exceptional "proof-like" finish, and each coins comes in a plastic capsule.
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The obverse of the 2012 one ounce gold Kangaroo coin shows the Ian Rank-Broadley portrait of Elizabeth II.
Designed by Wade Robinson, the iconic Australian Kangaroo stands with a water tower and bush windmill in the background.
The coin bears the inscription:
AUSTRALIAN KANGAROO 2012 1/2oz 9999 GOLD
|Weight / Size||0.5 Ounce|
|Gold Weight Troy Ounces||0.5|
|Fineness / Carat||0.999 / 24|
|Obverse Designer||Ian Rank-Broadley|
|Reverse Designer||Wade Robinson|
|Mint / Brand||Perth Mint|
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Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their gold content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.
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If your product is not a graded coin and is considered a bullion item it should be noted that these are bought and sold on low premiums over their precious metal content and not solely for aesthetic purposes, therefore some products may have edge knocks and/or marks. These edge knocks and marks do not alter the specifications of the coins.
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