1 Dollar - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - Rolf Harris Kangaroo - Silver Colourised Proof

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) (Pad Printed)
Weight 31.1035 g
Diameter 40.5 mm
Thickness 4 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 206583
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 851c
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

Rolf Harris - Coloured 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

Coloured image of a Kangaroo standing with Joey, trees in background

Script: Latin

Lettering:
Kangaroo Series
Rolf
$1
1oz.Ag
.999
ONE DOLLAR
Rolf Harris

Designer: Rolf Harris

Edge

Reeded

Mint

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

Comments

Released by the RAM in 2009 is this Fine Silver Colourised coin. It was designed by Rolf Harris the famous Australian Artist who specialised in off the cuff painting and wobbleboard playing. It was issued as part of a 3 Coin set.


The coin was originally issued in 2007 in a number of other ways.

 As a $1 Copper-nickel Reverse Frosted Uncirculated coin in a coincard.
 As a $1 Fine Silver Reverse Frosted Uncirculated 1 ounce coin in a coincard
 As a $1 Fine Silver Proof 1 ounce coin in a plush case.
 As a $1 Fine Silver Gilded Proof 1 ounce coin in a plush case.
 As a $10 Fine Gold Proof 1/10 ounce coin in a wooden box.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2009  1 499 Proof in 3 Coin Coloured Set

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