1 Dollar - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - 200 Years of Postal Services in Australia

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - 200 Years of Postal Services in Australia) -  obverse1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - 200 Years of Postal Services in Australia) -  reverse

© Mike Bentley

Features

Country Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2009
Value 1 Dollar
1.00 AUD = 0.78 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Aluminium-bronze
Weight 13.8 g
Diameter 30.2 mm
Thickness 3.1 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 115290
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References KM# 1089
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

200th Anniversary of Australia Post

Obverse

4th portrait of Queen Elizabeth II facing right wearing the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II
AUSTRALIA 2009
1 DOLLAR
IRB

Designer: Ian Rank-Broadley

Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS is a British sculptor who has produced many acclaimed works, among which are several designs for British coinage.

Reverse

Coloured image of Isaac Nichols, first postmaster of Australia

Lettering:
200 YEARS OF POSTAL SERVICE IN AUSTRALIA
P

Designer: Frank Manley

Edge

Reeded

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - 200 Years of Postal Services in Australia) -  obverse

© Mike Bentley

Mint

P Perth Mint, Australia

Comments

Struck by the Perth Mint and issued exclusively by Australia Post in  PNC Issue 3 of 2009 (32,200 Copies).
 

A Fine Silver (.999) Proof $1 version of the coin was also released by the Perth Mint (See link)

Australia Post also released a Limited Edition Two Coin set  containing the silver and aluminium-bronze versions of these coins.


This release was limited to 1,000 sets.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
2009 P 1 000 6% UNC in 2 Coin Set
2009 P 32 200 6.73 100% UNC in PNC

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