Mintage of 108 sets worldwide!
This set includes a 1 oz, 1/2 oz, 1/4 oz, 1/10 oz, and a 1/20 oz Proof Platinum Australian Koala from 1999. A total of 1.9 oz of .9995 fine Platinum.
The reverse of each coin depicts a koala eating eating eucalyptus leaves.
This set comes elegantly displayed in a beautiful, felt lined wooden box with discrete magnets that hold the slide top in place and includes the Silver assay square, with unique serial number, that reads "The Perth Mint."
The Platinum Koala is the most famous series of Platinum coins from the Perth Mint in Australia and considered the world's favorite Platinum collectible bullion products.
Koalas do not live in rainforests or desert areas. They live in the tall eucalyptus forests and low eucalyptus woodlands of mainland eastern Australia and on some islands off the southern and eastern coasts. Queensland, NSW, Victoria and South Australia are the only states where Koalas are found naturally in the wild.
The Perth Mint has more than a century in the precious metals industry.
The Perth Mint opened Its operations in 1899 and is a member of an elite group of world mints whose pure gold, silver and platinum legal tender coins are trusted without question. Known for stunning quality reflects the importance of the Mint's traditional skills, and through the use of modern treatments such as colour and gilding, they demonstrate the Mint's canny ability to set new market trends.