1 Dollar - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - Ken Done Kangaroo - Silver

Features

Issuer Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2009
Value 1 Dollar
1.00 AUD = USD 0.71
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Silver (.999)
Weight 31.1035 g
Diameter 40 mm
Thickness 4 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 19370
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 1083
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

Ken Done - Silver Kangaroo

Obverse

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

Script: Latin

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II
AUSTRALIA 2009
IRB

Designer: 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

Stylised image of a Kangaroo leaping right under the Australian Sun.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
ONE DOLLAR
ONE OUNCE FINE SILVER
Ken Done

Designer: Ken Done

Edge

Reeded

Mint

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

Comments

Released by the RAM in 2009 is this UNC Fine Silver Reverse Frosted coin. It was designed by Ken Done a famous Australian Artist who specialised in modernistic, colourful artwork & design. It was issued in a coincard.
 
The $1 Fine Silver Proof 1 ounce version of the coin was released in a plush case.


The coin was issued in 2009 in a number of other ways.
As a $1 Copper-Nickel Reverse Frosted coin in a coincard.
As a $1 Fine Silver Gilded Proof 1 ounce coin in a plush case.
As a $1 Colourised Fine Silver Proof 1 ounce coin as part of a Three Coin set.
As a $10 Fine Gold Proof 1/10 ounce coin in a plush case.
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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
2009  6 320 76% BU Reverse Frosted in Coincard
2009  7 476 24% Proof in Case

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