The largest alluvial gold nugget ever found, the ‘Welcome Stranger’ was unearthed in Australia 150 years ago, in 1869. Weighing around 72kgs and containing almost 2,300 ounces of gold, the nugget was a miraculous find. In 2019, The Perth Mint celebrates the sesquicentenary of the Welcome Stranger with this extravagant, exclusive, and valuable set of gold coins. Struck from perfect proof quality, and housed in an impressive timber case, each of the four Australian issues within feature the Welcome Stranger Nugget on their respective reverses. Reminiscent of the original Perth Mint Gold Coins from the late 1980’s, this set is considerably more exclusive than those classic collections... only 200 will ever be issued!! Weighing in at a total of 43.55 grams of 99.99% pure gold, this impressive Perth Mint Proof set will instantly increase the prestige of any and every collection!