Australian Kangaroo 1/10 oz Gold Coin History
The Gold Kangaroo coin was introduced in 1986 as a .9999 fine bullion coin and each year a new kangaroo image is featured on the coins, making them valued for their collectibility as well as bullion content.
Gold Australian Kangaroo 1/10 oz Coin Details
- Mint Perth Mint-P
- Series Started in 1987
- Purity 0.999 gold
- Gold content 1/10 troy oz.
- Obverse: Designed by Ian Rank-Broadley, features Queen Elizabeth II right facing wearing a crown encircled with her name and “Australia.” Blow her majesty is the 15 Dollars denomination.
- Reverse: Features Australia’s most recognizable animal, a kangaroo. The exact kangaroo changes each year. Below the gold kangaroo is the year struck and the purity (1/10 oz .9999 Gold).