Menu

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II Black Caviar

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (Black Caviar) -  obverse 1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (Black Caviar) -  reverse

© Mike Bentley

Features

Country Australia
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2013
Value 1 Dollar
1.00 AUD = 0.68 USD
Composition Aluminium-bronze
Weight 9 g
Diameter 25 mm
Thickness 2.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 2017
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Commemorative issue

Black Caviar Race Horse

Obverse

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

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II
AUSTRALIA 2013
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

Superimposed over Jockey on Horse a large number 1
Square with dots on it below

Lettering:
1 Dollar
TD
BLACK CAVIAR

Edge

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

Comments

Black Caviar is a famous Australian racehorse that retired on 17th Aril 2013. The mare retired after having won 25 out of 25 short distance races it took part in. It was never beaten.

This NCLT coin was issued by Australia Post in a PNC.  Mintage is unknown.

A coloured version of the same coin showing the salmon and black, jockey's silks that Black Caviar raced under.
was also issued by the RAM in a coincard.

See also

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.


Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
2013  PNC Issue

Get this coin

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

Numista Rarity index: 94 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 (Black Caviar)