Coin "Koala"


Name Koala
Presented by The Perth Mint, Australia
Nominal value AUD 0,50 (50 australian cents)
Metal Silver 999°
Thickness 2,3
Mintage 10 000
Production quality Proof with colour
Description of obverse and reverse The obverse design bears the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, bordered by the inscriptions ELIZABETH II, AUSTRALIA, the monetary denomination, the 2011 year-date, and the weight and purity of the metal. The reverse design of the Australian Bush Babies Koala coin captures the adorable wide-eyed innocence of an infant koala. Portrayed in colour, the koala sits among struck representations of native Australian flowers, including the Golden Wattle, Waratah and Flowering Gums. The reverse design also includes the koala’s insect friend, a cicada, and incorporates the inscription "Australian koala" and The Perth Mint’s traditional "P" mintmark. Issued as Australian legal tender.
A brief annotation The Perth Mint’s Bush Babies series features cute and cuddly baby Australian animals against a background of flora. Each furry creature is also accompanied by an insect friend.
Designer Elise Martinson
Producer The Perth Mint, Australia

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