First Day of Issue Mercanti Signature. Named for its long, distinctively shaped tail, the wedge-tailed eagle is found throughout mainland Australia. With an impressive wingspan that can reach nearly 9 feet wide, the Wedge-Tailed Eagle is Australia's largest bird of prey and also one of the largest eagles in the world!
In 2014, Australia's world renowned Perth Mint teamed up with the world renowned coin designer John Mercanti to create the iconic and wildly popular Silver Wedge Tailed Eagle Series! Each coin issued is legal tender of Australia and is struck from.
Known for low mintages, Mercanti's brilliant designs and the Perth Mint's exceptional production quality, The Australian Silver Wedge-Tailed Eagle has quickly become one of the most popular, most collected coins in the world! The 2021 Wedge-Tailed Eagle has a brand new, one year only reverse design featuring a close up view of an eagle as it carries it's next meal, a snake. The design follows last year's issue which portrayed the eagle swooping down to catch it's prey. The obverse design, like years past, depicts an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II. Each coin is struck at the Perth Mint and has a limited mintage of just 50,000 coins!In addition the label has been hand signed by the designer John Mercanti! In the event the wrong item is delivered Coin Advisor will pay for the return. We believe in developing lasting client relationships based on trust, hard work and follow-through. Theexperienced numismatic advisors in our exclusive Preferred Collector Division focus on education, value and opportunity in the modern, world and ancient coin markets. We offer only premium certified coins graded by NGC and PCGS, the world's two leading authorities. Our team of experts take the time to understand our collectors' objectives and can help you acquire the right pieces for your collection at the very best possible prices anywhere. Add our store to your favorite stores and receive our exclusive emails about new items and special promotions. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins". The seller is "coinadvisor" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, Mexico, Bermuda.