Under the auspices of Clarence House, The Perth Mint is proud to unveil Australia’s official gold commemorative coin in honour of the birth of His Royal Highness Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge.
Their Royal Highnesses, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, became proud parents of their first child on 22 July 2013 at St Mary’s Hospital in London, with millions of people sharing in their joy.
Proof Quality 99.99% Pure Gold
The HRH Prince George 2013-dated coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 1/4oz of 99.99% pure gold in beautiful proof quality.
Australian Legal Tender
Issued as Australian legal tender, the coin’s obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination.
Stunning Reverse Design
The reverse of the coin depicts a beautifully sculpted portrait of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge cradling and gazing lovingly at their newborn baby. The image is encircled by a sculpted ribbon tied in a bow supporting a delicate bouquet of acorns and fleur de lys – symbols from the Duke and Duchess’ Coats of Arms. The inscription IN CELEBRATION OF THE BIRTH OF HRH PRINCE GEORGE, the birth date and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark are also included in the design.
Beautiful Packaging and Numbered Certificate
Accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, the coin is housed in a prestigious display case and illustrated shipper.
Extremely Limited Mintage
The Perth Mint will release no more than 1,000 of these HRH Prince George 2013 1/4oz Gold Proof Coins.