Nugget/Kangaroo 1/2oz Gold Coin 1996
|Mint:||The Perth Mint|
|Packing:||Single in capsule|
|Grading:||Mint State; Circulated|
The 1996 Gold Kangaroo Nugget/Kangaroo from the acclaimed Perth Mint. This series have become some of the most popular bullion coins on the market.
Australia started producing their own gold coins following the import ban on the South African Krugerrand in 1986.
This 1/2oz Gold Kangaroo bullion coin is perfect for investors looking for smaller weight, high quality coins.
This 1/2 oz coin features an adult Kangaroo looking over its left shoulder, whilst there is a front facing joey sitting to the right
Inscribed around the edge of the coin is ‘The Australian Nugget’ Along with the year, and denomination.
The obverse features a right facing effigy of Queen Elizabeth II, designed by Raphael Maklouf.
Size Fineweight Diameter Thickness Nominal Value
0.5 oz 15.55g 25.1mm 2.4mm 50 AUD
Manufacturer: Perth Mint
Country of Origin: Australia
Weight: 15.55 grams
Karat: 24 K
Fineness: 999.9 / 1000
Alloy: Gold Alloy
Scratch resistance: Poor
More information about the Australian Nugget/Kangaroo series click to the Australian Kangaroo Gold Coin Series Category