1 Dollar - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - Australia's Convict Era
1.00 AUD = 0.68 USD
|Orientation||Medal alignment ↑↑|
Australia's Convict Era
4th portrait of Queen Elizabeth II facing right wearing the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara
ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 2018
Engraver: Ian Rank Broadly
A representation of a tree in the shape of Australia
growing from chains and convict uniform arrows below.
AUSTRALIA'S CONVICT ERA
1788 - 1868
Engraver: T. Dean
7 shorter smooth segments between 7 reeded segments (11 grooves each)
© Mike Bentley
This NCLT coin which commemorates Australia's Convict Era was issued by the RAM in the Four Coin "C" mintmark & [B], [S], [M] Privymark set for 2018.
Australia's convicts were a mixed bunch, but their stories have helped to create a contemporary Australia. One of them named Mary Wade, is actually an ancestor of Kevin Rudd, who was a former Prime Minister of Australia. These coins recognise the influence of convicts, such as Mary, whose stories have shaped Australia as a nation
This coin was available during 2018 from the MYO Visitor Press on the ground floor of the RAM in Canberra with "C" mintmark for $3.00.
Issued at regional RAM Pop up Shops with a (MAP) of Australia Counterstamp.
Issued at the Royal Sydney Easter Show with a (S) Counterstamp.
Issued at the Brisbane RAM Pop up Shop in Brisbane on 22/9/2018 with a (B) Counterstamp
Issued at the Royal Melbourne Show with a (M) Counterstamp
The "C" mintmarked coin was also released by Australia Post in a PNC - Number of copies unknown.
And was also released with 3 different Overprints at the Canberra Stamp Show on 16,17 & 18th March 2018. 300 Copies of each.
It was also included in the RAM Legends six coin UNC set for 2018 with a "C" Mintmark
An NCLT Fine Silver (.999) Proof version of the coin was also released in a plush box.
Manage my collection
To manage your collection, please log in.
|2018 (B)||Brisbane Counterstamp (RAM Pop Up Shop Brisbane)|
|2018 (M)||Melbourne Counterstamp (RAM Pop Up Shop Melbourne)|
|2018 (Map)||Australia MAP Counterstamp (RAM Pop Up Shop Regional)|
|2018 (S)||Sydney Counterstamp (Royal Sydney Show)|
|2018 [B]||15,000||Brisbane Privymark (Four Coin CBMS set)|
|2018 [M]||15,000||Melbourne Privymark (Four Coin CBMS set)|
|2018 [S]||15,000||Sydney Privymark (Four Coin CBMS set)|
|2018 C||15,000||Canberra Mintmark (Four Coin CBMS Set)|
|2018 C||Gallery Press at the Mint|
|2018 C||300||PNC Canberra Stamp Show Day 1|
|2018 C||300||PNC Canberra Stamp Show Day 2|
|2018 C||300||PNC Canberra Stamp Show Day 3|
|2018 C||PNC Issue|
|2018 C||1,500||RAM Legends Six Coin Set|
Get this coin
Contribute to the catalogModify or add information about this coin
Match coins from past online sales