Perth Mint 2009 Australian Gold Proof Sovereign - Only 2500 Minted. In 2009, the Perth Mint will released the 2009 Australian Gold Proof Sovereign after a 78 year hiatus. During the 19th and early 20th centuries, more than 106 million sovereigns had been produced in Perth. The reverse of the Perth Mint's 2009 Australian Gold Sovereign features the Australian Commonwealth Coat of Arms displaying the badges of the six States of the Commonwealth, (based on those authorised by Royal Warrant 19 September 1912), on a shield supported by a kangaroo and an emu. The Coat of Arms appears on a background of golden wattle with a scroll bearing the word "Australia".The inscription "Australia" appears above and "Sovereign" appears below. The obverse of the coin features the effigy of the late Queen Elizabeth II with inscriptions "Elizabeth II", "Australia", the legal tender face value "25 Dollars", and the date "2010". Each coin is struck with a composition of 22 karat gold (91.67% purity) with a metal content of 0.2354 troy ounces. The coins are housed in a timber presentation case with an illustrated shipper and numbered Certificate of Authenticity. Perth Mint Products - Recognised and respected worldwide.
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