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A83,500

Points

US79,500

2011 $1 Dame Nellie Melba 1oz Silver Proof Marking the 150th anniversary of the birth of Australia’s first international singing star, Dame Nellie Melba (1861-1931), this 40mm 1oz .999 silver Proof is set in a Perth Mint case with a numbered Certificate. Mintage just 5,000! Usually A$112.50 US$105 AS287 S287

A83,500

Points

2011 $1 AAT Killer Whale 1oz Silver Prooff The 8th in the Perth Mint’s hugely successful AAT $1 Series – six of the first seven sold out at the Mint – this 40mm 1oz .999 silver Proof is set in an official case with a Certificate of Authenticity confirming the mintage of just 5,000. Usually A$112.50 US$105 AS288

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US79,500


PNCs On Parade! A5,000

Points

US5,000

2009 Colour Dolphins Medallion PNC Honouring one of Australia’s most admired aquatic inhabitants, this official Australia Post release is highlighted by a 55c stamp, plus a colour 38mm Dolphin Medallion! Usually A$12.95 US$12

AR095

A7,000

Points

US7,000

2010 $1 Shanghai World Expo PNC Highlighted by two Australia Post 55c stamps, this official Shanghai World Expo 2010 keepsake is headlined by a unique Australian legal tender 30.60mm $1, bearing a design reflecting the Year of the Tiger. Usually A$17.95 US$16.75

AR139

A7,000

Points

US7,000

2010 $1 Burke & Wills PNC Featuring a unique Australian $1 coin type, united with an Australia Post 60c stamp upon a brilliantly illustrated official cover, this PNC forms a compelling memorial to the 1860 Burke & Wills Expedition. Usually A$17 US$15.75

A5,000

AR381

Points

2008 Hawthorn Premiers Medallion PNC A unique tribute to Hawthorn’s stunning victory over Geelong in the 2008 Grand Final, this limited edition PNC features a 55c stamp and a large 38mm full-colour medallion! Usually A$12 US$11.25 2

AR093

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US5,000


A Philatelic Feast! A10,000

Points

US9,500

2011 20c Ashes PNC A strictly limited edition tribute to the 2010–11 Ashes Series (just 20,000 issued!) uniting two stamps with the RAM’s Ashes 20c Unc – not issued for circulation and a must-have for a complete collection! Usually A$24.95 US$23

A7,000

AR780

Points

US7,000

2009 $1 Postal Service Bicentenary PNC Celebrating the 200th anniversary of Australia’s postal system, this PNC features a superb fullcolour 30.60mm Australian legal tender $1 united with an Australian 55c stamp. Usually A$17 US$15.75

A8,000

AP685

Points

US8,000

2008 $1 Australian Quarantine Centenary PNC United with an official Australian stamp, the RAM’s unique 2008 Quarantine $1 Unc (not issued for circulation and never found in change) makes this PNC a must-have for serious decimal collectors. Usually A$19.95 US$18.50 A0785

A6,000

Points

US6,000

2010 50c Melbourne Cup PNC C Absolutely essential to those keen on keeping their collection complete, the RAM’s 2010 Melbourne Cup 50c Unc that headlines this unique PNC was not issued for circulation and cannot be sourced from change. Usually A$14.95 US$14.50

AR748

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Military Rhapsody A83,500

Points

US79,500

Cook Islands 2011 $1 Great Naval Battles Midway 1oz Silver Proof The final chapter in the Perth Mint’s popular Famous Naval Battles of History Series, this 40mm 1oz .999 fine silver Proof tribute to the Battle of Midway is beautifully presented within an official case, accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity attesting to the tiny worldwide mintage of 5,000. Usually A$112.50 US$105 AS131

A83,500 each Points US79,500 each Tuvalu 2009–11 $1 Great Composers 1oz Silver Proofs Unique, exclusive and comprising legal tender coins underpinned by the most exquisite quality, the Perth Mint’s Great Composers Series captures some of the greatest musical talents throughout history in pure precious metal.

Mahler (1860-1911) and Franz Liszt (1811-86). Marking the anniversary of the birth of each of these key 19th century composers, each imaginatively designed coin is struck to the pinnacle of Proof quality from 1oz .999 silver.

Proving extremely popular across the world, we have all five coins of the series in stock – honouring Felix Mendelssohn (1809-47), Frederic Chopin (1810-49), Robert Schumann (1810-56), Gustav

A great opportunity to assemble the complete collection in one hit, each majestic 40mm $1 coin is set in an official case with a Certificate of Authenticity confirming the mintage of just 5,000.

Usually A$112.50 US$105 each Liszt AS137, Mahler AR492, Schumann AR141, Chopin AQ704, Mendelssohn AQ154 ALSO AVAILABLE

Tuvalu 2009-11 $1 Great Composers 1oz Silver Proof Collection A321,500 Points US305,500 Usually A$562.50 US$521 4

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Colourful Characters! A11,000 each

Points

US10,500 each

2011 $1 Air Series BU Uniting traditional numismatic sculpture with a lively burst of glorious full-colour, the first two coins of the RAM’s 2011 $1 Unc Air Series pay homage to the Kookaburra and the Crimson Rosella.. Spectacular full-colour tributes to twoo of Australia’s most iconic birds, each ‘notissued-for-circulation’ 25mm $1 type is set in an informative, official pack – ready to wrap as a memorable Aussie gift! Usually A$14.95 US$14.50 each Rosella AS001, Kookaburra AS002

A11,000 each

Points

US10,500 each

Tuvalu 2010 –11 $1 The Pirates BU Underpinned by genuine legal tender status, innovative presentation and full-colour designs, this official Perth Mint series honours some of the most iconic characters of the Golden Age of Piracy. A fantastic opportunity to assemble a complete collection within a matter of months, the first three issues

of this impressive 5-coin series are all available now – celebrating Blackbeard (1680-1718), Henry Morgan (1635-88) and Calico Jack (1682-1720). Struck to BU quality, and beautifully enhanced with colour, each coin is presented in an official card that, when united with the other four coins in the series, forms a fantastic pirate poster montage!

Usually A$14.95 US$14 each Blackbeard AR309, Henry Morgan AR702, Calico Jack AS138, Black Bart AS452

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Military Mementos A72,500

Points

US69,000

2008 The History Of The Rising Sun Badge Collection (7) Comprising full-size die-cast recreations of EVERY Rising Sun Badge type seen since the insignia ia was created for the Aussie troops setting off for the 1899-1902 Boer War, this collection is an inspiring tribute to one of Australia’s first national emblems. s. Worn by Australian soldiers for over ver a century, there have been seven versions of this famous insignia – all represented in this collection! Usually A$98 US$91

A90,500

AP066

Points

US86,000

2011 $1 100 Years RMC Duntroon 1oz Silver Proof & Badge Set Beautifully presented within a Perth Mint case, accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity confirming the mintage of just 7,500, this fine tribute to the Royal Military College Duntroon – an institution that has produced Australian Army officers for 100 years – comprises an Australian legal tender .999 fine silver 1oz Proof measuring 40mm in diameter, united with a gold-plated Duntroon Badge replica. Usually A$122.50 US$114

A90,500

AR845

Points

2011 $1 100 Years Royal Australian Navy 1oz Silver Proof & Badge Set Honouring the centenary of the Royal Australian Navy, this impressive commemorative presentation is headlined by an Australian legal tender $1 – measuring 40mm in diameter and struck to flawless Proof quality from 1oz of .999 silver – united with a gold-plated RAN Badge replica. Set in an official Perthh Mint case with a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, and very exclusive with just 7,500 issued worldwide. Usually A$122.50 US$114 6

AR943

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US86,000


Aussie Gold! A515,000

Points

US489,500

1901M Veiled Head Sovereign BU U A sensational opportunity to enjoy the last Australian Queen Victoria Sovereign date in top quality, the 22-carat gold 1901M Sovereigns available here are in pristine Brilliant Uncirculated condition! Uniting the Veiled Head portrait with Pistrucci’s St George reverse – truly magnificent designs in high grade – each of these lustrous beauties was struck at the Melbourne Mint in the year the longreigning monarch died. Usually A$695 US$643

A478,000

AS239

Points

US454,500

1908M Edward VII Sovereign BU U A highly sought after pre-WWI sovereign date, and representing a short-lived type with Edward VII reigning for less than a decade, the 1908M Gold Sovereign is a rare find in the breathtaking state of preservation seen here. As good as the day they were struck at the Melbourne Mint, over 100 years ago, the small batch of 1908M Gold Sovereigns we have available are all in immaculate Brilliant Uncirculated condition! Usually A$645 US$597

A555,000

AS241

Points

US527,500

1928P George V Sovereign BU The last of its kind, the 1928P Sovereign was the final date in the series bearing the original Large Head Portrait of George V, with the Modified Portrait used from 1929. The 4th highest cataloguing Perth Mint George V sovereign, this historic 22-carat gold coin is a must-have when found in premium grade, as here. Truly beautiful examples, we have a small number of this ‘last-year-of-issue’ type in stock, with each coin in BU. Usually A$749 US$693

AS244

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Modern Marvels A83,500

Points

US79,500

Cook Islands 2011 $5 Scent of Australia Eucalyptus Silver BU Crafted from 25g of sterling silver and measuring 38.61mm, this stunning tribute to Australia’s cuddliest bush icon is underpinned by full-colour, a limited mintage of 2,500 AND a ‘rub & sniff’ reverse! Just rub the green and red foliage of the Aussie eucalypt and the distinctive aroma of the Aussie bush is released! A fascinating legal tender issue, each coin is set in a case with a numbered Certificate of Authenticity. Usually A$99 US$92.50

SH085

A332,500

Points

US316,000

Cook Islands 2011 Commemorative Florin 1oz Silver Proof Collection Including four Perth Mint-struck 40mm 1oz .999 fine silver Proofs, this sensational legal tender set honours Australia’s four commemorative florins – 1927

Usually A$449 US$416

Canberra, 1934-35 Centenary, 1951 Federation & 1954 Royal Visit Florins. Set in a case with a Certificate of Authenticity – mintage just 1,500!

SH081

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