Nugget/Kangaroo 1/2oz Gold Coin 2006


Nugget/Kangaroo 1/2oz Gold Coin 2006

Weight: 15.55 g
Purity: 999/1000
Country: Australia
Mint: The Perth Mint
Packing: Single in capsule
Grading: Mint State; Circulated
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Sell back price: € 769.98
Product Description

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
Year: 2006
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.