Nugget/Kangaroo 1/2oz Gold Coin 2006
|Mint:||The Perth Mint|
|Packing:||Single in capsule|
|Grading:||Mint State; Circulated|
The ½ oz Gold Kangaroo from the prestigious Perth Mint in Australia. Known for producing some of the highest quality coins, along with their beautiful yearly changing design, these coins are highly sought after.
The Gold Kangaroo was originally known as the “Gold Nugget”. The first design of the coin featured images of gold nuggets from 1986-1989. In 1989 the design changed to depict the Kangaroo which were deemed to be a more world recognised symbol of Australia.
This 1/2oz coin features the side view of a sitting, right facing adolescent Kangaroo.
Inscribed around the edge of the coin is ‘The Australian Nugget’ Along with the year, and denomination, and purity.
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.