Perth Mint

April, 2017

The Perth Mint have released the 2014 Saltwater Crocodile bullion coin for 2017 in gold and half ounce silver

By | 2017-04-19T09:30:24+00:00 April 19th, 2017|Categories: Bullion, Gold, Australia, Nature, Silver, Perth Mint|

The Perth Mint have released the 2014 Saltwater Crocodile bullion coin for 2017 in gold and half ounce silver The Perth mint continues with its recent run of new bullion products with a re-release of the old 2014 Saltwater Crocodile silver coin. Popular on its debut, the coin was launched in a one-ounce 0.999 silver format with a one million coin mintage. Fast forward to today and [...]

The huge ten kilo variant of the Perth Mint’s Rooster silver lunar is now on sale

By | 2017-04-05T18:40:42+00:00 April 5th, 2017|Categories: Bullion, Culture, Australia, Silver, Perth Mint|

The huge ten kilo variant of the Perth Mint's Rooster silver lunar is now on sale Despite launching over six months ago, a new addition to the Perth Mint's well regarded Lunar Series II bullion range is now available for sale. Clocking in at a simply gigantic ten kilos, it's the largest annual silver bullion coin in the world. Mintage is limited to a maximum of just [...]

Deadly and Dangerous twelfth coin release features the aggressive predatory Bull Shark

By | 2017-04-04T17:32:40+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Categories: Coloured, Nature, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

Deadly and Dangerous twelfth coin release features the aggressive predatory Bull Shark It was way back in 2006 that the Perth Mint debuted its latest coloured silver coin series, Deadly and Dangerous. While ostensibly just another of the mints plethora of coins in this format, the Red-Back Spider coin captured collectors imaginations and became a huge hit. It's easy to see why as the coin had a superb design.Fast [...]

Perth Mint surprises with a new one-ounce silver bullion coin series, the Silver Swan

By | 2017-04-04T22:04:16+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Bullion, Australia, Nature, Silver, Perth Mint|

Perth Mint surprises with a new one-ounce silver bullion coin series, the Silver Swan Despite the introduction of the one-ounce Red Kangaroo bullion coin with its ten million plus sales and recurring design, the Perth Mint remains primarily known for its semi-numismatic silver bullion coin range. In production for many years, the multiple ranges all feature fauna of one sort or another, either the mundane in its [...]

March, 2017

Iconic Australian writer Henry Lawson is celebrated on the Perth Mint’s new five ounce coin

By | 2017-03-30T01:22:45+00:00 March 30th, 2017|Categories: Coloured, Australia, People, Silver, Perth Mint|

Iconic Australian writer Henry Lawson is celebrated on the Perth Mint's new five ounce coin Time for the Perth Mint to release its monthly batch of new coins, a little earlier than normal, and in amongst the usual special versions of the mints popular bullion coins is a rare five-ounce silver coin. This fine silver coin is issued to commemorate 150 years since the birth of iconic Australian writer [...]

The popular Stock Horse silver coin from the Perth Mint reaches the half-decade mark

By | 2017-03-26T23:10:44+00:00 March 27th, 2017|Categories: Australia, Nature, Silver, Perth Mint|

The popular Stock Horse silver coin from the Perth Mint reaches the half-decade mark The fifth of the Perth Mints extremely popular Stock Horse series of semi-numismatic bullion coins has just been put up for sale at the German dealer that commissioned them, EMK of Germany. First appearing in 2013 to much acclaim and rapidly selling out, the coin has become eagerly awaited every year since. Struck [...]

Australia’s Remarkable Reptiles series continues with the ultimate apex predator – Saltie

By | 2017-03-11T08:11:40+00:00 March 11th, 2017|Categories: Coloured, Nature, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

Australia's Remarkable Reptiles series continues with the ultimate apex predator - Saltie, the awesome Saltwater Crocodile One of the many coloured proof silver coin series that the Perth Mint seems to specialise in, Remarkable Reptiles has seen some cool designs over the last few years. Debuting in 2013 with the Frill-Necked Lizard, the annual release schedule saw the Thorny Devil Lizard, Blue Tongue Lizard, and the Goanna [...]

Perth Mints genre-creating ancient god coins enter their fourth year with the Norse Goddess Freya

By | 2017-03-07T17:29:30+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Categories: Art & Literature, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

Perth Mints genre-creating ancient god coins enter their fourth year with the Norse Goddess Freya Antique finish and a high-relief strike, two-ounce (62.2g) in weight and fancy packaging all point to one of the most popular trends in modern silver numismatics, ancient mythology. Pretty much kicked off in 2014 by the release of the Perth Mint's classic Greek Gods series, the format and theme clicked with collectors [...]

Perth Mint Compass. AgAUNEWS video now up of this attractive new antiqued coin

By | 2017-03-01T14:36:19+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Categories: Gilded, Inserts, Silver, Science, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

Perth Mint Compass. AgAUNEWS video now up of this attractive new antiqued coin With the Perth Mint seemingly sticking to its usual diet of bullion coin variants (proof/coloured/gilded etc) and the gift market, the desire to experiment looks to be on the wane at this collector favourite giant of commemorative coins. Having pretty much reinvented the antique gods genre of numismatics with its seminal Zeus coin and [...]

November, 2016

Perth Mint surprises with new Dragon & Phoenix China-inspired silver bullion coin

By | 2016-11-05T06:30:12+00:00 November 1st, 2016|Categories: Bullion, Culture, Australia, Silver, Perth Mint|

Perth Mint surprises with new Dragon & Phoenix China-inspired silver bullion coin Another new silver bullion coin from the Perth Mint in a year full of new and interesting designs. Despite seemingly having their hands full with multiple ranges, Perth likes to dabble in limited runs of unique designs, and with a 50,000 mintage and no history, this is certainly a classic example. Positioned [...]