1/10th oz. Australian Gold Nugget (Gold Kangaroo)
Bullion Coin





The Australian Gold Nugget (Kangaroo) bullion coin is one of The Perth Mint's most popular coins.

When the Gold Nugget bullion coin was originally release in 1987, the reverse side of each individual sized coin had a design to itself of a Gold Nugget found in Australia.

In 1990, the design on the reverse side of the gold bullion coin changed to the "Australian Kangaroo" and the design has changed each year, since.

Ultimately, in 2008, the Perth Mint changed the bullion coin's name from "The Australian Nugget" to the "Australian Kangaroo" gold bullion coin.

Due to the gold bullion coin's proof-like finish and its limited mintage figures, this bullion coin has the potential to appreciate beyond the value of its gold content.





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Design of the
1/10th oz. Australian Gold Nugget
(Kangaroo) Bullion Coin


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Obverse

tenth oz gold kangaroo

The obverse side of the 1/10th oz. Australian Gold Kangaroo (Nugget) bullion coin has the profile of Queen Elizabeth II.

"ELIZABETH II" is inscribed along the outer perimeter of the gold bullion coin.

The profile of Queen Elizabeth II was designed by Ian Rank-Broadley.

His initials "IRB" can be seen directly below the Queen's neck.

"AUSTRALIA" is displayed around the outer perimeter of the bullion coin.

The face value of "15 DOLLARS" can also be found along the bottom of the gold Kangaroo bullion coin.








Reverse

tenth oz gold kangaroo

"AUSTRALIAN KANGAROO" is inscribed across the top of the coin.

Displayed across the bottom of the Australian Gold Kangaroo bullion coin is its year of issue, weight of "1/10 OZ." and its purity of "9999 GOLD."

The edge of the gold coin is Reeded.

Located on the far left (in the first person point of view), is the Mint Mark of "P" representing the Perth Mint.

Note:

The Australian Gold Kangaroo bullion coins are sometimes mistaken for The Australian Lunar Gold Bullion coins.

Both coins are minted by The Perth Mint and have .9999 purity, but Lunar bullion coin uses images of different animals from the Chinese calendar each year instead of the kangaroo.








1/10th oz. Australian Gold Nugget (Kangaroo)
Coin Information


Introduced:..........1987

Ofcl. Coin Name...."The Australian Gold Nugget" 1987 - 2007

Ofcl. Coin Name...."Australian Kangaroo" 2008 - present

IRA Approved:......Yes

Face Value:..........$15 AUD

Gold Content:.......1/10th troy oz. (ozt.)

Total Weight:........3.133 grams

Purity:.................99.99% / .9999

Karat:..................24 karat

Diameter:............16.10mm

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

Mint Mark:...........1987 - 2007 - No

Mint Mark:...........2008 - Present - Yes

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








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1/10th oz. Australian Gold Nugget (Kangaroo)
Bullion Coins - Mintage Figures


Year.....Sales......Mintage


1987....165,105....unlimited...."Little Hero" nugget found in 1890


1988....97,276.....unlimited...."Little Hero" nugget found in 1890


1989....122,342....unlimited...."Little Hero" nugget found in 1890


1990....200,000....200,000....Grey Kangaroo


1991....150,000....150,000....Grey Kangaroo


1992....150,000....150,000....Common Wallaroo


1993....200,000....200,000....Nailtailed Wallaby


1994....167,987....200,000....Whiptail Wallaby


1995....119,030....200,000....A Standing Kangaroo


1996....200,000....200,000....Mother Kangaroo & Joey


1997....200,000....200,000....Kangaroo Leaping


1998....81,554.....200,000....Two Kangaroos


1999....105,292....200,000....Kangaroo Joey


2000....62,743.....200,000....Two Kangaroos Leaping


2001....26,332.....200,000....Kangaroo standing in Grass


2002....25,600.....200,000....Two Kangaroos in front of Australia


2003....34,575.....200,000....Kangaroo Drinking


2004....25,366.....200,000....Two Kangaroos


2005....33,433.....200,000....Kangaroo in front of native plant


2006....28,453.....200,000....Kangaroo Standing


2007....22,583.....200,000....Kangaroo Standing


2008....23,357.....200,000....Kangaroo leaping in Grass


2009....36,235.....200,000....Mother Kangaroo w/ Joey in pouch


2010....39,997.....200,000....Boxing Kangaroos


2011....51,240.....200,000....Kangaroo in front of Rising Sun


2012....57,725.....200,000....Kangaroo in the Outback with Windmill


2013....53,994.....200,000....Kangaroo Standing in the Outback


2014....41,333.....200,000....Kangaroo Standing along fence line


2015....60,726.....200,000....Kangaroo hopping in the Outback


2016....28,659.....200,000....Kangaroo looking back at its Shadow


Mintage figures were last updated on 03/14/16, by the Perth Mint




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