Australian Kangaroo King Charles III Obverse First Issue 2024 1oz Silver Proof Coin

We’re delighted to create history with this special Australian Kangaroo 1oz Silver Proof Coin, our first precious metal collectable to feature the effigy of His Majesty King Charles III. Read our blog to learn more about this historic release.

Key features:

  • Proof quality 99.99% pure silver
  • First Perth Mint coin with the King Charles III effigy
  • Special ‘P125’ anniversary mintmark
  • Australian legal tender
Mintage 7,500
SKU 24124DAAA
Limits Limit of 2 per household

Story

Dawn of a new coinage era

The official Commonwealth Effigy of His Majesty King Charles III was created by Welsh illustrator and coin designer Dan Thorne. Approved by the King as a true reflection of His Majesty’s character, the likeness rests upon the talented artist’s careful examination of past coins and medals, coupled with extensive study of the new monarch and his accomplishments. 

Classic kangaroo design

The coin features classic reverse artistry portraying a bounding kangaroo surrounded by stylised rays of sunlight. As well as the weight, purity and year-date, the design includes a ‘P125’ mintmark signifying The Perth Mint’s 125th anniversary in 2024.

005 Australian Kangaroo King Charles III Obverse Fir

H.M. King Charles III obverse

The coin’s obverse portrays the Dan Thorne effigy of His Majesty King Charles III, and the monetary denomination.

Presentation packaging

Accompanied by a numbered certificate of authenticity, the coin comes in a classic display case with a clear lid, and an illustrated shipper.

Specifications

Specifications

Year 2024
Metal Silver
Silver Content (Troy oz) 1.000
Monetary Denomination (AUD) 1.00
Fineness (% purity) 99.99
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 31.107
Maximum Diameter (mm) 40.90
Maximum Thickness (mm) 3.50
Maximum Mintage 7,500
Finish Proof
Legal Tender Australia
Effigy Dan Thorne design of H.M. King Charles III

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