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1 Dollar - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - 40th Anniversary end of Pre-Decimal Coinage

Features

Country Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2006
Value 1 Dollar
1.00 AUD = 0.71 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Silver (.999)
Weight 31.135 g
Diameter 40 mm
Thickness 4 mm
Shape Round (rectangular locker)
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 842
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Michael, Thomas & Tracy L. Schmidt; 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Michael, Thomas (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.

Commemorative issue

40th Anniversary End of Pre-Decimal Coinage

Obverse

The innovative locket coin, 4th portrait of Queen Elizabeth II facing right wearing the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara over compartment containing mini-replicas Florin, Shilling, Sixpence, Threepence, Penny and Halfpenny (obverse side)

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II
AUSTRALIA
1 DOLLAR
IRB

Engraver: 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

The innovative locket coin, compartment containing mini-replicas Florin, Shilling, Sixpence, Threepence, Penny and Halfpenny (reverse side) over Australian Coat of Arms

Lettering: AUSTRALIAN PRE-DECIMAL COINS 2006

Edge

Reeded

Mint

Perth Mint, Australia

Comments

Issued by the Perth Mint to commemorate 40 years since pre decimal currency was in use in Australia

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2006  5,401 Proof

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