King of the sky

The subject of master coin engraver John M. Mercanti’s outstanding artistry since 2014, the wedge-tailed eagle can be observed throughout mainland Australia and in the island state of Tasmania. It favours lightly wooded country offering ready access to prey including rabbits, hares, lizards and snakes.

Incused strike

The coin’s impressively detailed artistry portrays a swooping wedge-tailed eagle with a snake in it's talons. Unlike a traditional raised relief coin, its design is incused – meaning it is pressed below the surface of the coin by the die. The reverse also incorporates The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.

04 2021 Australian WedgeTailed Eagle 1 Kilo Gold Incused Coin InCase HighRes

Deluxe display case

Accompanied by a numbered certificate of authenticity, this ultra-low mintage release is housed in a deluxe timber display case which comes in a lavish box shipper. 



Year 2021
Metal Gold
Gold Content (Troy oz) 32.151
Fineness (% purity) 99.99
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 1,000.100
Maximum Diameter (mm) 75.90
Maximum Thickness (mm) 16.00
Maximum Mintage 250
Finish Incused
Legal Tender Australia
Effigy Jody Clark design of H.M. Queen Elizabeth II
Designer John M. Mercanti

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