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3000 Dollars - Elizabeth II "Koala" Platinum Bullion Coinage

3000 Dollars - Elizabeth II ("Koala" Platinum Bullion Coinage) -  obverse3000 Dollars - Elizabeth II ("Koala" Platinum Bullion Coinage) -  reverse

Features

Country Australia
Type Non-circulating coin
Years 1992-1996
Value 3000 Dollars (3000 AUD)
Composition Platinum (.9995)
Weight 1,000.1000 g
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 187
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Commemorative issue

Australian Koala

Obverse

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

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA
RDM
· 3000 DOLLARS ·

Engraver: Raphael David Maklouf

Raphael David Maklouf is a sculptor, best known for designing the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II used on the coins of many Commonwealth nations. Maklouf was born in Jerusalem emigrating with his family to the United Kingdom after the Second World War. He attended the Camberwell School of Art until 1958, afterward becoming an academic lecturer for ten years. He was made an Associate of the Royal Society of British Sculptors in 1979. Raphael Maklouf was born to a Jewish family. His father is Samuel Maklouf, born in Safed, Raphael Makouf's mother is Leonie Maklouf.

Reverse

Lettering:
THE AUSTRALIAN KOALA 1 KILO 9995 PLATINIUM
P
· 1992 ·

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1992  25
1992  Proof
1996  94

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