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8 Dollars - Elizabeth II 6th Portrait - Year of the Mouse - Silver Bullion Coin

Features

Country Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2020
Value 8 Dollars
8.00 AUD = 5.83 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Silver (.9999)
Weight 155.5 g
Diameter 60.6 mm
Thickness 7.2 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑

Commemorative issue

Year of the Mouse

Series: Lunar Series III

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
IRB
5 oz 9999 Ag 8 DOLLARS

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

Two mice feeding on corn husks. Chinese character for Mouse to right

Lettering:

MOUSE
2020
P

Translation: 鼠 = Mouse

Designer: Ing Ing Jong

Ing graduated from Perth’s Central TAFE School of Art and Design in 2006 with an Advanced Diploma in Graphic Design, having specialized in illustration and multimedia. She designed the coins for the Perth Mint in Australia, including the Lunar series in 2013.

Edge

Reeded

Mint

P Perth Mint, Australia

Comments

Issued by the Perth Mint  - $8 Five Ounce Silver Lunar Series 3 Coin.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
2020  UNC - (Mintage tba)

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