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1 Dollar - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - Figures of Note - Queen Elizabeth

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - Figures of Note - Queen Elizabeth) -  obverse1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - Figures of Note - Queen Elizabeth) -  reverse

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Features

Country Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2006
Value 1 Dollar
1.00 AUD = 0.66 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Silver (.999)
Weight 31.135 g
Diameter 40.60 mm
Thickness 4.00 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 844
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Commemorative issue

40th Anniversary of Decimalisation

Obverse

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

Lettering:
· ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2006 ·
IRB
1 DOLLAR

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

Image of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II as she appears on the one dollar note.

Lettering:
1oz 999 SILVER
P
WR
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Edge

Continuous reeding

Mint

P Perth Mint, Australia

Comments

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Australia's Sovereign who ascended to the throne 54 years ago in 1952 on the news of the death of her father King George VI.  Admired and respected worldwide for her devotion to duty and her stabilising influence, she is the world's most travelled Head of State and currently the fourth longest serving British monarch in history (in 2006). The Queen, who celebrates her 80th birthday in 2006, has visited Australia on 14  occasions . Australia's first one dollar note featured the image of Her Majesty on the front.

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
2006 P 1,000 Proof
2006 P 150 Proof ; Five coin set with 5 notes
2006 P 1,259 Proof; Five coin set

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