Australia - Gold coin BU 1/4 oz, Nugget, 1987
Australian Gold Nugget coin is one of the most popular coins created by the Perth Mint. The obverse of the coin features a profile view of the face of Queen Elizabeth II. The design on the reverse originally depicted natural Australian gold nuggets. The design theme changed in 1989 to feature the most recognizable animal in Australia, the kangaroo. For this reason, the coin is referred to both as an Australian "Nugget" and "Kangaroo".
Issue year: 1987
Weight: 1/4 oz