10 Dollars - Elizabeth II 3rd Portrait - Kookaburra - Silver Proof

Features

Country Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1989
Value 10 Dollars
10.00 AUD = 7.78 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Silver (.925)
Weight 20 g
Diameter 34 mm
Thickness 2.55 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 127406
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References KM# 133
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

Kookaburra

Series: Birds of Australia

Obverse

3rd portrait of Queen Elizabeth II facing right wearing the King George IV State Diadem

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II
AUSTRALIA 1989
RDM

Engraver: Raphael David Makhlouf

Reverse

Two Kookaburras on a tree branch

Lettering:
TEN DOLLARS
HH

Engraver: Horst Hahne

Horst Hahne PSM, is an Australian sculptor, medallist and designer. Signature: "HH"

Edge

Milled

10 Dollars - Elizabeth II (3rd Portrait - Kookaburra - Silver Proof) -  obverse

© Mike Bentley

Mint

Royal Australian Mint, Canberra, Australia (1965-date)

Comments

First coin in the Royal Australian Mint's "Birds of Australia" $10 Sterling Silver Series.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1989  50 000 38.54 Proof

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