Coin Observe

The Mother's Love Coin Series

The special bond between a mother and her young are depicted in the new five coin series released by the Perth Mint, this heart warming new series titled Mother's Love, captures this unique love in the animal kingdom. Each coin in this series is meticulously struck by The Perth Mint from 1/2oz of .999 silver in superb colored proof quality, the Ian Rank Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2014 year date, as well as the monetary denomination are shown on the obverse of the coin. Each coin is housed in a grey display case with a box shipper portraying a stunning image of the animal, and will be accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.

Each of the coins released in this series will be a 1/2oz of .999 pure silver in proof quality, each of the coins in the series is issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu. No more than 4,500 coin of each coin the series will be minted by the Perth Mint.


Mother's Love Coin Series


The Lioness

TheLionesswill be the first coin in this new coin series to be released, the coin features a lioness and her cub. Released in 2014 and the first in the series with a total of 4,500 silver 1/2oz proof coins will be minted.

Asian Elephant

The Asian Elephant

The Asian Elephantwill be the second coin to be released in the series, the coin features a asian elephant and her calf locking trunks. Released in 2014 and the second in the series with 4,500 of these silver 1/2oz proof coins will be minted.


The Giraffe

The Giraffeis the third coin in this series, this coin design features a mother giraffe and her calf. Released in 2014, a total mintage of only 4,500 silver proof 1/2oz coins will be released..

All images courtesy of the Perth Mint

Series Coin Specifications

Mint: Perth Mint
Weight: 15.591 grams
Diameter: 36.60 mm
Composition: .999 silver
Issued Date: 2014


Further Coin Information

More information on this release can be found at the Perth Mint.