2018 $5 Ravi The Red Panda High Relief 1oz Silver Proof Coin
Struck to exquisite High Relief Proof quality, this unique 32mm, 1oz 99.9% silver tribute to Ravi the Red Panda has a mintage of just 1,500 coins - each set in a RAM case.
Australia Zoo’s Ravi the Red Panda looks like no other mammal on Earth. The Red Panda is a living fossil and the only existing species of the Ailuridae family, whose closest relatives lived 3-4 million years ago.
Ravi is much-loved by visitors and is a worthy star of Australia Zoo Series 2018 coin. He also serves to educate and remind us all about the need to conserve endangered species.
The passing of the Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act empowered the Government to make laws with respect to currency, coinage and legal tender. The Coinage Act 1909 put in place the first steps for an Australian coinage. Thus began the journey towards a mint owned by the Commonwealth and ind...Find Out More