1 Dollar - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - 150 Years of Australian Football

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - 150 Years of Australian Football) -  obverse1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - 150 Years of Australian Football) -  reverse

© Mike Bentley

Features

Issuer Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2008
Value 1 Dollar
1.00 AUD = USD 0.70
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Aluminium-bronze
Weight 13.8 g
Diameter 30.6 mm
Thickness 3.1 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 80345
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References Schön# 1221
Gerhard Schön; 2018. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (46. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

150 Years of Australian Football

Obverse

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

Script: Latin

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II
AUSTRALIA 2008
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

Depiction of an AFL Player taking a High Mark among three other players

Script: Latin

Lettering:
AUSTRALIAN FOOTBALL 1858-2008
AUSTRALIAN FOOTBALL 150 YEARS
P

Edge

Reeded

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - 150 Years of Australian Football) -  obverse

© Mike Bentley

Mint

P Perth Mint, Australia (1899-date)

Comments

This Perth mint coin celebrates 150 Years of Australian Rules Football. It was released in a coincard in a slipcase.


Australia Post also released the coin in a PNC issued 29/7/2008. (26,109 Copies)
 

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
2008 P 31 015 67% BU in Coincard
2008 P 26 109 39% BU in PNC

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