|Dimensions (mm)||1 x 1 x 1mm|
|Weight (carats)||1 carats|
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The Dreaming Series is the latest chapter in The Perth Mint’s prestigious Discover Australia coin program depicting iconic aspects of Australian wildlife, landscape and culture. Scheduled for release between 2009 and 2011, the beautiful new series comprises pure gold, silver and platinum proof coins depicting Indigenous designer Darryl Bellotti’s unique interpretations of 15 Australian animals.
Proof Quality 99.95% Pure Platinum
These 2009 coins are struck by The Perth Mint from 1/2oz and 1/10oz of 99.95% pure platinum in proof quality.
Australian Legal Tender
The coins are issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965 .
Dolphin Design With Colour
The coin’s reverse depicts a unique interpretation of a dolphin – a highly social animal that inhabits bays and estuaries all around Australia. The design is enhanced with a coloured representation of the marine environment.
Created by Indigenous Artist Darryl Bellotti
Designs for the three-year Dreaming Series have been created by Darryl Bellotti, The Perth Mint’s Indigenous artist. Read more about Darryl Bellotti .
HM Queen Elizabeth II Obverse
The obverse of each coin bears the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
Extremely Limited Mintage
The Perth Mint will release no more than 1,000 1/2oz platinum coins and 2,500 1/10oz platinum coins.
Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
Each coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
Each coin is housed in presentation packaging comprising a display case featuring a timber lid and a superbly illustrated box-shipper.
|Platinum Content (Troy oz)||1/2||1/10|
|Monetary Denomination (AUD)||50||15|
|Fineness (% purity)||99.95||99.95|
|Minimum Gross Weight (g)||15.56||3.112|
|Maximum Diameter (mm)||25.60||16.60|
|Maximum Thickness (mm)||2.30||1.32|
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|Starts||13th Feb 2009 9:40pm PST|
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