2012: Australian Antarctic Territory Series: Emperor Penguin
Australian Antarctic Territory Series #9: 2011 - Emperor Penguin.
Ninth in series. Perth Mint silver proof commemorative $1 coin featuring the Emperor Penguin. Coin depicts Emperor Penguins and two chicks standing on ice floes, which appear within the outline of Antarctica.
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.