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2020 $1 Silver Kangaroo MS70 – NGC First Day of Issue – Signature Series coin Ed Harbuz

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Price: $139.00
Item Number: NK14787

2020 $1 Silver Kangaroo MS70 – NGC First Day of Issue – Signature Series coin Ed Harbuz

The $1 Kangaroo is the official silver bullion coin of Australia. Unlike most world billion issues, the Kangaroo is issued with a mintmark (P) identifying the coins were struck at Perth Mint. The 2020 edition is struck from one-ounce of .9999 pure silver by the Perth Mint in Australia.

Date: 2020
Metal: Silver
Weight: 1 oz.
Purity: .9999
Diameter: 40.6

Condition Mint State 70 (MS70)


Coins are graded on a 70-point scale with “70” being absolute perfection. In 1948, Dr. William Sheldon, a renowned numismatist, developed the Sheldon Scale, assigning number grades from "1" through "70" to coins. The basis of Sheldon’s theory was that a "70" would be worth 70 times as much as a "1."
The numerical grades MS60 through MS70 are used to denote business strike coins that never have been in circulation. A Mint State coin can range from one that is poorly struck with many marks and hairlines (MS60), to a flawless, fully struck, lustrous example with superb eye appeal (MS70).

NGC Certified label – First Day of Issue – Signature Series Ed Harbuz


A coin collector buys both the coin and the slab. In addition to buying the certification service’s reputation and a numeric grade, the coin buyer purchases the holder as a physical object. NGC certified First Day of Issue Signature Series labels enhance and differentiate your coin from others in the same grade, serving a function beyond recording the coin’s authenticity and condition. The presentation and collectible value of these coins is enhanced by being signed by Ed Harbuz, the only person to have served as director of mints in two countries, Australia and South Africa.