50 Cents - Elizabeth II 6th Portrait - Coat of arms - Gold Plated

50 Cents - Elizabeth II (6th Portrait - Coat of arms - Gold Plated) -  obverse50 Cents - Elizabeth II (6th Portrait - Coat of arms - Gold Plated) -  reverse

© Mike Bentley

Features

Country Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2020
Value 50 Cents
0.50 AUD = 0.39 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Gold (.999) plated copper-nickel
Weight 15.55 g
Diameter 31.51 mm
Thickness 3 mm
Shape Dodecagonal (12-sided)
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑

Commemorative issue

ANDA Special Gold Plated Issue

Obverse

6th crowned portrait of HM Queen Elizabeth II facing right, wearing the George IV State Diadem and the Victorian Coronation Necklace

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II
AUSTRALIA 2020
JC

Designer: Jody Clark

Jody Clark is a British engraver employed by the Royal Mint, notable for designing the fifth and latest portrait of Queen Elizabeth II to feature on coins of the pound sterling.

Reverse

Australia coat of arms (the escutcheon is carried by a red kangaroo (Macropus rufus) and an Emu (Dromaius novaehollandiae)) and the numeral "50". [M] Privy mark above.

Lettering:
[M]
50
SD

Designer: 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.

Edge

12 Sided Smooth

50 Cents - Elizabeth II (6th Portrait - Coat of arms - Gold Plated) -  obverse

© Mike Bentley

Mint

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

Comments

The Royal Australian Mint released this Gold Plated (.999), well loved 12 sided Australian 50 cent coin as an NCLT issue as a Special Issue for the 2020 Melbourne ANDA Money Expo.

Graced with the [M] Privymark for Melbourne, this Gold Plated 50 Cent BU is a must have for the 50 Cent collector. A very limited mintage of just 2020 pieces in superb unique packaging.
 

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2020 [M] 2,020 160.09 UNC in Coincard

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