An Australian Mint Just Produced A $50 Million Gold Coin That Weighs A Ton

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Photo: Perth Mint

This one might be a little hard to spend. An Australian mint says it has produced the world’s largest gold coin.The massive disk, imprinted with a kangaroo emblem, weighs more than a ton and is worth more than $50 million, according to NBC Los Angeles (via the Drudge Report).

The company, Perth Mint, says the coin is more than 10 times the size of the world’s previous largest gold coin, made by the Royal Canadian Mint.

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