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50 Cents - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - "Lunar Year Series" Silver Bullion Coinage

Features

Country Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2006
Value 50 Cents
0.50 AUD = 0.33 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Silver (.999)
Weight 15.5518 g
Diameter 32.1 mm
Thickness 3.1 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 1877
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Commemorative issue

Year of the Dog

Series: Lunar Year Series

Obverse

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

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II
AUSTRALIA
IRB
· 50 CENTS

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

Dog sitting, Chinese character for Dog to the right.

Lettering:
2
0
0
6

1/2 OZ 999 SILVER

Translation: 狗 = domestic dog

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.

Edge

Reeded

Comments

Perth Mint Bullion Coin

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
2006  Perth Mint

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