5 Dollars - Elizabeth II Australian Kookaburra
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5 AUD = 3.57 USD
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Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
Australian Kookaburra Bullion Coin Series
3rd portrait of Queen Elizabeth II facing right wearing the King George IV State Diadem
ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA
· 5 DOLLARS ·
Engraver: Raphael David Maklouf
Raphael David Maklouf is a sculptor, best known for designing the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II used on the coins of many Commonwealth nations.
Maklouf was born in Jerusalem emigrating with his family to the United Kingdom after the Second World War. He attended the Camberwell School of Art until 1958, afterward becoming an academic lecturer for ten years. He was made an Associate of the Royal Society of British Sculptors in 1979.
Raphael Maklouf was born to a Jewish family. His father is Samuel Maklouf, born in Safed, Raphael Makouf's mother is Leonie Maklouf.
Kookaburra perched on a tree stump
THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER
· 1990 ·
Engraver: Stuart Devlin
Stuart Leslie Devlin, AO, CMG is a significant contemporary gold and silversmith. Australian-born, he has designed coins for countries around the world, and became especially well known as London-based designer of gold and silver collector's items in the 1970s and 80s.
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Numista Rarity index: 69
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Bullion value: 14.50 USD
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