The Kookaburra silver coin was the first of the famous silver coins from Australia, which was minted by the Perth Mint. Due to the annually changing motifs of the Kookaburra on the coins of pure silver, the Australian silver coin is very popular not only with investors, but also with collectors. The Kookaburra, which is depicted on the 1kg coin and on the 1 ounce silver coins, which you can buy or also sell here, is the largest kingfisher on earth. The 1 ounce Kookaburra silver coin was first minted in 1990, and the 1 kg Kookaburra coin has been produced since 1991. Although the 1 kg Kookaburra silver coin has its own face value and is accepted as currency, it is considered a bullion coin whose price is based on the current daily rate of silver. Therefore, when buying and selling silver coins from Australia, the price includes the differential taxation according to §25a UStG instead of 19% VAT.
Silver coin Kookaburra 1kg - illustrations on value and motive side
The Australian silver coin Kookaburra weighing 1kg is made of pure silver with a fineness of 999 / 1000, therefore the raw weight and fine weight are almost identical. Each Australian government silver coin shows on the value side the portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, which is always adjusted. The portrait is surrounded by the inscription ELISABETH II AUSTRALIA 30 DOLLARS.
The motif side of the 1 kg Kookaburra silver coin always shows a motif of the largest kingfisher on earth. In the year of mintage 2012, a kookaburra is depicted on a branch with leaves, its beak slightly open.
The edge of the silver coin 1 kg Kookaburra from Australia is fluted.
Specification and dimensions of the 1 kg Kookaburra silver coin
The 1kg Kookaburra silver coin made of pure silver has a diameter of about 100.6 mm and is about 14.6 mm thick. With a few exceptions, the Kookaburra coin was produced exclusively in silver. The exceptions include the20th Gold Proof Coin Set and special collector editions in proof quality with a shiny background and matte motif. The minting of the Kookaburra silver coin from Australia weighing 1 kg is done in relation to the respective demand.
Tips for buying and selling 1 kg silver Kookaburra various vintages
Investment in precious metals is preferred by investors as a crisis-proof investment, especially in times of crisis in the financial market. With Kookaburra 1 kg silver coins you buy in our store a safe investment in stable material assets, which is not dependent on inflation.
If you want to sell us your silver coin, simply place the corresponding items in the desired quantity via the sell button in the purchase basket and complete your sale. Afterwards you will receive a confirmation and all further information about shipping and payment.
The stated purchase price is only valid for as-new items in tradable condition. Otherwise we will buy the items as old silver. This also applies to products that we do not have in our assortment. For more information: to the silver purchase.
Packaging units of the 1 kg Kookaburra silver coin from Australia
The 1 kg Kookaburra silver coin is delivered individually in a transparent hard plastic capsule.
|Country of origin:
|good to very good condition
|32,15 oz (1000 g)
|999,0 / 1.000
|30 Australian dollars
|10 pieces each in original cardboard coin box of the Perth Mint
|Storage in Frankfurt a. M. (D), Storage in Zurich (CH), Storage in Halifax (CA)
Historical prices to 1 kg silver kookaburra various vintages