The 2013 Koala coin is the latest coin of the successful Australian Koala Silver Coin Series, which was launched in 2007 and is highly sought after by collectors and investors.
Each year, the coin bears an altered motif of the popular Australian koala.
The Koala coin is issued in different sizes: 1/2 oz, 1 oz, 10 oz and 1 kilogram.
The silver coins are minted by the Perth Mint from 99.9% fine silver.
The obverse of the 2013 Koala silver coin features a koala sitting between two tree branches while looking down over his right shoulder. The inscriptions are: "AUSTRALIAN KOALA", "2013" (the year of issue), the respective weight, "999 SILVER" and the small "P" mint mark of the Perth Mint.
The reverse depicts the standard image of most Australian coins - the portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, facing right, with the inscription "QUEEN ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA" and the respective nominal value of the coin.
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