The Diamantinasaurus is the second coin in this exciting new five-coin series which features Australian dinosaurs that existed during from the Cretaceous Period between 112 and 102 million years ago.
The coin is struck from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.
The coin’s reverse depicts an Australian Diamantinasaurus dinosaur set against a colourful,
prehistoric forest scene. The inscription DIAMANTINASAURUS, the coin’s weight and purity,
and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark are also incorporated into the design.
Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, the coin’s obverse features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2015 year-date, and the monetary denomination.
The Perth Mint will release no more than 5,000 of the Australian Age of Dinosaurs – Diamantinasaurus 2015 1oz Silver Proof Coloured Coin.
The coin is housed in a classic display case within an illustrated shipper, and is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.