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2019 $1 Welcome Stranger Gilded 1oz Silver Proof Coin

$149.00

Coin Specifications

Year 2019
Denomination $1
Country Australia
Max Mintage 5000
Finish Proof / Selective Gilding
Primary Material Silver
Primary Material Weight 1oz
Dimensions (mm) 40.60mm

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Description

Experience a Piece of Gold History: 2019 $1 Welcome Stranger Gilded 1oz Silver Proof Coin

Embrace a significant chapter in Australia’s gold rush era with the 2019 $1 Welcome Stranger Gilded 1oz Silver Proof Coin. This exclusive coin commemorates the 150th anniversary of the largest alluvial gold nugget ever found, the “Welcome Stranger,” making it an extraordinary addition to any collection.

The Legend of the Welcome Stranger Nugget

Discovered in 1869 near Moliagul, a small town in the heart of Victoria’s goldfields, the Welcome Stranger nugget is a symbol of fortune and perseverance. Weighing a staggering 72 kilos and yielding nearly 2,300 ounces of pure gold, this remarkable find represents a pivotal moment in mining history and Australian lore.

Exquisite Craftsmanship and Authenticity

Struck with precision by The Perth Mint from 1 ounce of 99.99% pure silver, this gilded coin bears legal tender status under the Australian Currency Act 1965. With its rich layer of 24-carat gold portraying the illustrious nugget, it’s a shining tribute to those who shaped Australia’s golden heritage.

Exclusive Limited Release: With just 5,000 coins minted, it’s a selective addition for discerning collectors.
Prestigious Design: Features the iconic Welcome Stranger nugget in stunning gold, the masterful inscriptions denote its historical significance, and The Perth Mint’s revered ‘P’ mintmark.
Regal Obverse: The coin’s front side proudly displays Jody Clark’s representation of Queen Elizabeth II, signifying its legal tender status.

Collector’s Presentation

Each coin arrives in a sophisticated display case, safeguarded within an elegantly illustrated shipper. Accompanying every coin is a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, providing proof of your investment in this piece of golden legacy.

Secure Your Piece of History

The 2019 $1 Welcome Stranger Gilded 1oz Silver Proof Coin is more than a collector’s item; it’s a story of historical achievements, dreams, and the golden allure that shaped a nation. Reserve yours and hold a gleaming fragment of Australia’s rich and captivating history.

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Coin Specifications

Year 2019
Denomination $1
Country Australia
Max Mintage 5000
Finish Proof / Selective Gilding
Primary Material Silver
Primary Material Weight 1oz
Dimensions (mm) 40.60mm
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