99.9% Pure Silver
The coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver.
Dolphin Reverse Design
The coin’s reverse portrays a dolphin and splashes of water in Darryl’s distinctive
style. The design incorporates The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.
Australian Legal Tender
Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, the coin bears
the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the 2010 year-date on
Illustrated Presentation Pack
The Dolphin Dreaming silver coin is housed in an illustrated presentation sleeve
incorporating a Certificate with Darryl’s signature and description of his people’s ageless
relationship with the ‘irrabuga’ (dolphin).
Orders for this coin, which is struck exclusively on a mint-to-order basis, will
remain open until the official announcement of the Dreaming Platypus coin for 2011.
The latest design by The Perth Mint's Indigenous designer Darryl
Bellotti for this rectangle-shaped coin series portrays one of the most popular inhabitants
of Australia’s coastal waters.