World’s Biggest Gold Coin


The largest gold coin in the world was unveiled by the Perth Mint, Australia. The record coin sports a profile of the Australian kangaroo on one side and Queen Elizabeth II on the other; measuring 80 centimeters wide and more than 12 centimeters deep, the stunning coin weighs over a ton and cost $57.34 million according to the current price of gold. Watch it being made after the jump!

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Photos: The Perth Mint, Australia

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