2017 Polar Babies - Sea Otter 1/2oz Silver Proof Coin

The fifth and final coin in the charming Polar Babies series features the delightful sea otter.

The sea otter is an aquatic member of the weasel family and the second smallest marine mammal. Spending most of their time in the water, they have webbed feet, dense, water repellent fur which provides insulation, and nostrils and ears that close when submerged.

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Struck by The Perth Mint from 1/2oz of 99.99% silver in proof quality, and issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu. The Perth Mint will release no more than 5,000 of the Polar Babies – Sea Otter 2017 1/2oz Silver Proof Coin.

The coin’s reverse features a sea otter pup sitting on the ice. The inscription SEA OTTER and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark also appear in the design. The coin’s obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2017 year-date, and the monetary denomination.

Displayed in a classic presentation case, the coin is delivered in a delightful illustrated shipper with a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.

    Coin Highlights:
  • Final coin in series
  • Struck by The Perth Mint from 99.99% pure silver
  • Limited to only 5,000 coins worldwide
  • Tuvalu legal tender

More Information
Country Of Issue No
Year 2018
Denomination $1
Metal Type Silver
Weight (g) 28.349
Purity (%) 99.9
Diameter (mm) 40.00
Mintage 10,000