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Coin Series: Ships that Have Changed the World

Updated on March 13, 2015
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Coin Series: Ships that Have Changed the World

The Perth Mint has issued Shis that Have Changed the world coins, a beautiful set of coins featuring sailing ships. This is a five coin set, and was issued in 2011 and 2012. His is a short set of only five coins, which makes it easy to complete.

The coins are beautifully selectively colorized, and each coin features one well known sailing ship under full sail.

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Silver Bullion Present Santa Maria

The Specifications

These coins each have a limited mintage of only 5,000. The coins were struck by the Perth Mint of Australia, and are legal tender for Tuvalu. They have a denomination of $1. The Tuvalu dollar is valued equivalent with the Australian dollar.

The coins are proof quality.

The coins each contain 1 Troy ounce of 0.999 fine silver.

The coins are accompanied by a numbered Certificate f authenticity, and housed in an attractive display case. They are protected by a capsule.

Each coin carries the prestigious P mintmark of the Perth Mint.

The Coins of the Ships that Have Changed the World Series

Cutty Sark, 2012

USS Constitution, 2012

Mayflower, 2012

Golden Hind, 2011

Santa Maria, 2011

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    • TolovajWordsmith profile image

      Tolovaj Publishing House 

      6 years ago from Ljubljana

      Great theme for all the collectors. I love how they add colors to silver coins.

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      anonymous 

      6 years ago

      Perth Mint is also a lovely old building, so I hope you get the chance to visit it one day. Great to be famous for something other than John Glenn's "city of Lights". A top lens.

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      CruiseReady 

      6 years ago from East Central Florida

      You are singing my song here!

    • arperinos profile image

      arperinos 

      6 years ago

      nice lens

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      dellgirl 

      6 years ago

      Nice lens, I like it, thanks for sharing.

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      anonymous 

      6 years ago

      You are a treasure trove... :)

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      Darcie French 

      6 years ago from Abbotsford, BC

      yes, what JoshK47 said - love the famous ships theme

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      JoshK47 

      6 years ago

      Very cool coinage!

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