2019 Australia 1 oz Silver Proof Domed Apollo 11 Moon Landing 50th Anniv NGC PF-70 (First Releases, Charlie Duke Signed)
The Royal Australian Mint celebrates the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary and Australia's contribution to the mission with the release of this gorgeous black nickel plated proof coin struck from 1 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver. The 2019 Moon Landing coin is dome-shaped and selectively enhanced with vibrant color. Mintage is limited to 10,000.
- Contains 1 oz of .999 Fine Silver.
- The reverse depicts an Apollo 11 astronaut and the lunar module "Eagle" on the moon's surface, with the Earth above in sharp colorized contrast against the coin's black nickel plating. Inscribed "50th ANNIVERSARY OF THE LUNAR LANDING."
- The Australian CSIRO Parkes radio telescope is aimed towards the moon on the obverse, with Neil Armstrong's words describing his moon landing experience in the background. These snippets of his words were taken directly from his transmissions to the Earth and include some more details beyond the ever-famous "One Small Step.." quote. The design includes Ian Rank-Broadley's portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the inscriptions "ELIZABETH II," "AUSTRALIA 2019" and "FIVE DOLLARS."
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