2017 Australia 1 Dollar 1-oz Silver Wedge-Tailed Eagle NGC Gem Uncirculated Mercanti Signed

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The Silver Wedge-Tailed Eagle Series Returns for 2017!

A few years ago, we brought together John Mercanti and the Perth Mint to collaborate on a new coin series. Little did we know then that we'd help lay the groundwork for an international sensation! Honestly, we shouldn't be surprised. The combination of the most prolific designer in United States Mint history along with the heralded, state-of-the-art mint was a perfect match. In 2014, the two collaborated on the creation of the first-ever Australian Wedge-Tailed Eagle -- the first time a U.S. Mint chief engraver has designed a coin to be struck by another official world mint.

Now in its fourth year, the Australia Wedge-Tail Eagle Silver Dollar, like the partnership between Mercanti and the Perth Mint, is still going strong! The reverse of the coin features Australia's largest eagle perched on a tree branch, while the obverse shows a stately portrait of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II. Each legal tender one dollar Australian coin is struck in 99.9% pure silver.

And all that is just the tip of the feather! Your 2017 Silver Wedge-Tailed Eagle also comes with these additional features:

  • Your coin will be inspected, certified and graded Gem Uncirculated by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC), one of the world's leading independent grading services. A Gem Uncirculated certification means that your Silver Wedge-Tailed Eagle is the product of a superb strike that, at most, has only moderate marks or hairlines. It's an objective classification that places your coin firmly among the elite of the run!
  • Your Silver Wedge-Tailed Eagle will be sonically sealed in an acrylic case with white display core -- giving you the best in protection while granting clear sightlines into every beautiful detail.
  • All of your coin's unique characteristics will be described in detail on the acrylic case's label, which will also come hand-signed by the 12th Chief Engraver of the U.S. Mint John Mercanti!

The Perth Mint has established an open mintage for the 2017 Silver Wedge-Tailed Eagle. Once 2017 wraps up, production will end and the mintage will be set. So, why wait? Take the opportunity now to score these gorgeous coins for your collection from their exclusive worldwide distributor outside of Australia -- GovMint.com! Get yours today!

Year of Issue 2017
Country Australia
Composition Silver
Purity 0.9990
Condition Uncirculated
Grade GEM
Pedigree Mercanti Signed
Denomination 1.00
Currency Type Dollar
Mint Name Perth Mint
Coin Weight 31.1 Grams - g
Weight 1 Ounce - oz
Dimensions 40.6mm