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1 Dollar - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - Figures of Note - Banks & Chisholm

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - Figures of Note - Banks & Chisholm) -  obverse1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - Figures of Note - Banks & Chisholm) -  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 = 0.71 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Silver (.999)
Weight 31.135 g
Diameter 40.6 mm
Thickness 4 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 846
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.

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
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

Sir Joseph Banks and Caroline Chisholm as they appeared on the first $5 note.

Lettering:
1oz 999 SILVER
P
WR
Sir Joseph Banks - Caroline Chlsholm

Edge

Continuous reeding

Comments

Sir Joseph Banks (1743–1820), the English botanist who made the first major collection of Australian flora, as he appeared on the front of the first $5 note; and Caroline Chisholm (1808–1877), 'the emigrant's friend', as she appeared on the back of the first $5 note

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2006 P 862 Proof
2006 P 1,259 Proof - Five coin set
2006 P 150 Proof - Five coin set with 5 notes

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