2005: Australian Antarctic Territory Series: Leopard Seal
Australian Antarctic Territory Series #2: 2005 - Leopard Seal.
Second in series. Perth Mint silver proof commemorative $1 coin featuring a Leopard Seal and its pup. The Leopard Seals exist exclusively in the Southern Hemisphere, generally inhabiting pack-ice surrounding the Antarctic continent.
The coin is struck from 99.9% pure silver in proof quality with colour incorporated in the reverse design, with a limited worldwide release of only 7,500 coins.
Issued as Australian legal tender.
All coins are individually packaged in a blue lacquered metal presentation case, accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.