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1 Dollar - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - 200 Years of Postal Services in Australia - Silver Proof

Features

Country Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2009
Value 1 Dolalr
1.00 AUD = 0.73 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Silver (.999) (Pad Printed)
Weight 31.135 g
Diameter 40.6 mm
Thickness 4 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑

Commemorative issue

200th Anniversary of Australia Post

Obverse

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

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II
AUSTRALIA 2009
1 DOLLAR
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

Colourised image of Isaac Nichols, first postmaster of Australia

Lettering:
200 YEARS OF POSTAL SERVICE IN AUSTRALIA
P

Edge

Reeded

Mint

P Perth Mint, Australia

Comments

Issued by the Perth Mint is this Fine Silver (.999) Pad Printed Proof $1 coin and which depicts Isaac Nichols,  Australia's first Postmaster of New South Wales.

An Aluminium-bronze version of the coin was issued in a PNC (See link)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2009 P 4,894 Proof - Colourised

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