The Perth Mint-The Hammerhead Shark
The Perth mint is known for its extraordinary coins,
and this one is no exception! With a legal tender of 50 cents, this 2015
release by the Perth Mint features the Hammerhead Shark. Made of half an ounce
of pure .999 Silver, and with a maximum mintage of just 150,000, this coin is a silver –lover’s
Known for its unusual and distinctive head structure, Hammerhead Sharks are a group of sharks in the family Sphyrnidae. Unlike most sharks, hammerheads usually swim in schools during the day, becoming solitary hunters at night. They range from 3-19 feet in length and 6.6 to over 1200 pounds in weight! The reverse depicts a single hammerhead shark from below with the inscription "Hammerhead Shark." The obverse carries
the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II, and
the legal tender denomination of 50 cents.
This coin will come in Uncirculated, and thus mint state,
condition. It will arrive in an airtite capsule and black pouch to protect its
This stealthy predator won't stay long, so grab one up before it's too late!