1oz. Australian Platinum Platypus Bullion Coin

2011 - Present





The 1oz. Australian Platinum Platypus is the first platinum bullion coin produced by the Perth Mint since it discontinued production of the Australian Platinum Koala in 2000.

The platinum platypus bullion coin is struck from one ounce blanks of 99.95% pure platinum.

The Platypus is one of the most unique mammals found in the world.

australian platypus

The Platypus lays eggs, is venomous, has a duck-bill, a beaver-tail and has webbed feet.

The Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) is found only in Eastern Australia and lives near rivers and lakes, where they create burrows for shelter and protection.






Missions of the
Free Bullion Investment
Guide





The Free Bullion Investment Guide has three missions:

  • The 1st mission is to give anyone interested in the precious metals bullion markets, an honest place on the web that provides bullion market reference material, bullion market news, and other market-related information.





(Every Advertising LINK on this Guide is from one of our Affiliates)








Page Navigation


Design & Photos

Where You Can Buy

Coin Info




Mintage Figures


'Click' back to return to this navigation section




The Perth Mint Australia
Affiliate Ad





Design of the
1oz. Australian Platinum Platypus Bullion Coin





Obverse

astrln platypus

The obverse side of the 1oz. Platinum Platypus displays the profile of Queen Elizabeth II.

The profile of the Queen was designed by Ian Rank-Broadley, the initials of the designer are found directly under the Queen's neck.

The Queen's name "ELIZABETH II" and "AUSTRALIA" are inscribed along the outer perimeter of the bullion coin.

"100 DOLLAR" is the face value of the platinum bullion coin and is displayed along the bottom of the coin.








Reverse

platinum platypus rev

The reverse side of the 1oz. Australian Platinum Platypus bullion coin displays the platypus in its natural environment.

The Platypus is shown swimming underwater among aquatic plants.

Across the top of the reverse side of the coin are the words "AUSTRALIAN PLATYPUS."

The bullion coin's year of issue, weight "1oz" and purity "9995 PLATINUM" are displayed along the bottom of each of the platinum bullion coins.

The bullion coin has the Mint Mark of "P" representing the "Perth Mint", and is shown inside the same field as the Platypus design.











Buy Platinum Platypus
Bullion Coins
(from one of the links below)


bullion dealers

The Bullion Dealers below are Not Listed in Any Specific Order


"Click Here" for Trust Pilot, Better Business Reviews & other Customer Reviews on the Dealers below.




GoldenEagle Coins -
1oz. Platinum Platipus page



Money Metals Exchange -
1oz. Platinum Platipus page



The Perth Mint




Search eBay.com for the Platinum Bullion Coins



or Search Amazon.com


Type the Name of the Coin in the Search bar


Notice

At Least Half of this Guide's Earnings from our Retail Affiliates goes to The Angel of Healing Cancer Research Fund.

_____


(Time-line of Who this Guide Sponsors)

2012 - 2018


  • The Cookies on your computer must be Enabled for the Guide to receive a commission.
  • Cookies only indicate, to the merchant, that you linked to the merchant's website from the Free Bullion Investment Guide.com
  • No Personal Information is Obtained during this process
  • The only time more information is obtained is when you make a purchase, but that information is between you and the merchant Only! (See this guide's Affiliate page for more information; here)










1oz. Australian Platinum Platypus
Coin Information:


Introduction:........2011

IRA approved:......Yes

Grade:.................Uncirculated

Face Value:..........$100 AUD

Silver Content:.....1 Troy oz. (ozt.)

Total Weight:.......31.12 grams

Purity:.................99.95% / .9995

Diameter:............32.60mm

Thickness:...........2.70mm

Mint Mark:...........Yes

Designers:...........Ian Rank-Broadley (obverse)

Edge:..................Reeded






Affiliate Ad







1oz. Australian Platinum Platypus
Bullion Coin
Mintage Figures


Year      Mintage


2011.....30,000


2012.....26,580


2013.....2,000


2014.....1,616


2015.....12,420


2016.....6,218


Mintage figures were last updated on 02/17/17, by the Perth Mint







Return from the

1oz. Australian Platinum Platypus bullion coin

and go back to

the Australian Bullion page


OR

For the Best Bullion Market News...


Visit the Homepage






Protected by Copyscape
Written Permission Must Be Received to Reproduce
For Source of Information Purposes: Please Give a Return Link







Free Bullion Investment Guide



FWT Homepage Translator


Donate with
PayPal, Debit, or Credit Card



NANO Cancer Awareness Ribbon for the Free Bullion Investment Guide


This Guide Gives Half of its Earnings
to
The Angel of Healing Cancer Research
Fund



Who is the
Angel of Healing - Archangel Raphael

Archangel Raphael The Angel of Healing



This Guide's Contributions to those Battling Cancer

$4,942.42

Next Ledger Entry 05/11/2018

Last Ledger Entry 04/11/2018


Ledger History Spreadsheet




Time-line of Who this Guide has Sponsored

2012 - 2018












recent guide updates

Homepage Bullion News

updated daily - around 8pm

(except Saturdays)



Ledger -

as of 4/11/2018




us mint

US Bullion -

Mintage Figures Updated




04/15/2018

gold and silver technical analysis
A Large Bull Flag is in Gold's Chart - Update




04/08/2018

gold and silver technical analysis
A Large Bull Flag is in Gold's Chart




03/23/2018

Gold Nanoparticle Cancer Research News  #6

Gold Nanoparticle Cancer Research News - #6




Latest Blog Post

2/20

Gold Nanoparticle Cancer Research News

Gold Nanoparticle Cancer Research News #5





4th Quarter - 2017
Charts, Bullion News & Commentary




American Eagle Palladium Bullion Coin

American Eagle Palladium Bullion Coin page




Cancer Awareness Gold Nano Ribbon

Cancer Awareness Information & Resources page

Note: Updates are listed in the Order that the Update was made.



















Affiliate Ads
















The Perth Mint Australia