Mintage of only 4,000!
This silver coin represents one of the most important discoveries in Australian history. This coin is official legal tender with a stunning raised image of 'black gold' cascading from the well. The Ian Rank-Broadley likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination are shown on the obverse.
The coin is housed in a beautifully illustrated shipper with numbered CoA.
When oil was discovered in Western Australia in December of 1953, it sparked jubilation across the country. Enhancing Australia's national independence, and providing a boost to the economy, this groundbreaking strike also inspired a crucial wave of investment in the search for natural resources.