Menu

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - Invictus Games Sydney 2018

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - Invictus Games Sydney 2018) -  obverse1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - Invictus Games Sydney 2018) -  reverse

© Mike Bentley

Features

Country Australia
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2018
Value 1 Dollar
1.00 AUD = 0.69 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Aluminium-bronze (Pad Printed)
Weight 9 g
Diameter 25 mm
Thickness 2.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑

Commemorative issue

Invictus Games Sydney 2018

Obverse

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

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II
AUSTRALIA 2018
1 DOLLAR
IRB

Engraver: 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

Disabled Athelete crouching at the starting line between pad printed yellow, white and grey line dots on a black background to the top. Braille Characters for Sydney #18 in the middle. Text below.

Lettering:
AS
INVICTUS
GAMES
SYDNEY 2018

Translation: ⠎⠽⠙⠝⠑⠽ ⠼⠁⠼⠓

Engraver: Aleksandra Stokic

Aleksandra Stokic born in Kučevo (Serbia) is a senior coin sculptor and coin designer at the Royal Australian Mint since 2011. She is known for the Centenary of Canberra and Australian Mining designs.

Edge

7 shorter smooth segments between 7 reeded segments (11 grooves each)

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - Invictus Games Sydney 2018) -  obverse

© Mike Bentley

Comments

The RAM has released in a coincard this NCLT, coloured & frosted finish, $1 coin in partnership with the Invictus Games Foundation to commemorate the Invictus Games to be held in Sydney from 20-27th October 2018.


The coin was also released by Australia Post in a PNC (7500 Copies)


A special overprinted PNC was also released at the Sydney Stamp & Coin Show (500 Copies)
  
From Latin, meaning unconquered, Invictus expresses the spirit that drives wounded, injured and sick servicemen and women to overcome adversity and compete at the Invictus Games. In 2018 Australia hosts the Invictus Games in Sydney where brave athletes who have overcome life-changing events will share with us their challenges and triumphs. This $1 coin uniquely incorporates Braille in its design.

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.


Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
2018  30,000 UNC in Coincard
2018  500 UNC in Overprinted PNC
2018  7,500 UNC in PNC

Get this coin

No member from this site currently wants to exchange this coin.

Numista Rarity index: 86 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin and 100 meaning a rare coin among Numista members.

» Buy coins from Australia

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add information about this coin
Match coins from past online sales
1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - Invictus Games Sydney 2018)