Australia 2002 200 dollars KM-925
This specimen was lot 1936 in Goldberg sale 110 (Los Angeles, June 2019), where it sold for $1,936. The catalog description noted, "Australia. Platinum 200 Dollars, 2002. Elizabeth II. Reverse: Koala on a gum tree. Gem Brilliant Proof." This design was issued in many other denominations. Since 1989, Australia has entered the bullion and collectibles market in a big way, having produced commemoratives and NCLT's numbering in the hundreds of types.
Recorded mintage: 117.
Specification: 62.27 g, .999 fine platinum, 41 mm diameter, 2 ounces APW.
Catalog reference: KM-925.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date, 11th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- McDonald, Greg, The Pocket Guide to Australian Coins and Banknotes, 23rd ed., Lavington, Australia, 2017.
- Goldberg, Ira, Larry Goldberg, John Lavender, Yifu Che, Jason Villareal and Stephen Harvey, Goldberg Sale 110: the Pre-Long Beach Auction, Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins and Collectibles, 2019.