The Perth Mint 1 Ounce Platinum Platypus coin contains 9995 fine Platinum, and was originally released in 2010. The coin comes sealed in a platic capsule so as to prevent any scratches or damage.
The front of the coin contains the image of Queen Elizabeth II, and the face value of the coin, 100 Dollars, written beneath.
The reverse side of the coin contains the image of a Platypus, with the year, the weight and the fineness of the platinum coin inscribed beneath.
The Platinum platypus coin is produced by the Perth Mint in Australia. The Perth Mint is famous for its production of wildlife themed coins. The mint also produces the Kangaroo, Kookaburra, Koala and the Chinese Lunar Calendar series gold and silver bullion coins. The 1 Ounce Platypus coin is currently the only platinum coin produced by the Australian Mint.
The Perth Mint 1 Oz Platinum platypus is available to platinum investors from SwissBullion.ch for VAT-free Swiss storage or delivery.