2017 Newborn Baby 1/2oz Silver Proof Coin In Card

Celebrate the arrival of a newborn baby with this gorgeous newborn coin which would make a beautiful gift or keepsake.

In western folklore, parents have told their children for centuries that babies are delivered by a stork. As an Australian take on this legend, the coin’s reverse depicts a cute Australian kookaburra carrying a sleeping newborn baby in a swaddling cloth.

Shipping to commence from 29th September, 2017

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Product Code
1257

Struck by The Perth Mint from 1/2oz of 99.99% pure silver in proof quality the coin is issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965. This coin is issued on a mint-to-order basis.

The coin’s reverse depicts a cute Australian kookaburra carrying a sleeping newborn baby in a swaddling cloth. A representation of Australian foliage, the inscription CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR BABY and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark are also incorporated into the design. The coin features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the monetary denomination, and the 2017 year-date on its obverse.

The coin is housed in an elaborate Australian themed gift card, with room to write the baby’s details, a family tree and a place to house a photograph.

More Information
Country Of Issue Tuvalu
Year 2017
Denomination $1
Metal Type Silver
Weight (g) 28.349
Purity (%) 99.9
Diameter (mm) 40.00
Mintage 10,000