This 2019 $5 Fine Silver Nickel Plated Selectively Gold Plated Proof Coin is the final in the series Echoes of Australian Fauna. The night parrot’s story has a happy ending: the bird, long feared extinct, was recently rediscovered. The beauty of this exquisite coin, with its black nickel and selective gold plating, reflects the fragile beauty of the spinifex habitat of the night parrot.
The reverse features both black nickel and selective gold plating depicting the night parrot in its grassy semi-arid habitat
• The third and final coin in the series Echoes of Australian Fauna
• Coin’s obverse features Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II effigy sculpted by Ian Rank-Broadley
• Displayed in a presentation case with a numbered Certificate of Authenticity
• Australian legal tender coin
• 5000 Mintage
Metal: 99.9% Silver