2019 $8 Wedge-Tailed Eagle High Relief 5oz Silver Proof
Designed by famous American designer, John Mercanti, The Perth Mint's annual Wedge-Tailed Eagle program is always impressive. As the man behind the iconic American Eagle silver bullion coin for the US Mint, Mercanti's efforts with Australia's largest bird of prey evolves again in 2018. This 99.99% pure silver coin features a mother wedge-tailed eagle looking down at her young chick whilst the father hovers magnificently above.
A massive FIVE OUNCE silver coin, struck using the Mint's now recognisable High Relief format, each 2018 $8 Wedge Tailed Eagle is limited to just 2,500 coins worldwide.