2016 Australian Silver Kookaburra With Monkey Privy - The Australian Silver Kookaburra is one of the world’s most beautiful silver coins. Legal tender under the Australian Currency Act of 1965, the Silver Kookaburra is distinguished as a major Silver legal tender coin that changes designs annually. These .999 fine Silver coins have a superior quality finish which incorporates delicate, proof-like frosting within the central design. The obverse of the Silver Kookaburra coins shows a right-facing profile of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The reverse features a Kookaburra perched on a fence post amidst an Australian landscape. The Perth Mint’s “P” mintmark and year-date are included in the design. Also bears a special Lunar Monkey privy mark.
The kookaburra is the world’s largest kingfisher, with a body length of up to half of a meter. The kookaburras are also known as “laughing jackasses” due to their chattering calls. They form community groups within eastern and southern Australia, marking and defending their territory both with their calls and with force, if necessary.
Showcasing this fascinating bird, the Silver Kookaburra coins are the perfect addition to your coin collections. Buy Silver Kookaburra coins today. APMEX makes it easy to buy Silver by offering competitive Silver prices on all Silver coins.
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APMEXclusive®. A laughing Kookaburra, the largest member of the Kingfisher species, is synonymous with the Australian outback. Additionally, this issue features a privy mark celebrating 2016 as the Year of the Monkey.