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50 Dollars - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - Commonwealth Games 2006 - Tri-Metalic

Features

Country Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2006
Value 50 Dollars
50.00 AUD = 36 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Trimetallic: gold (.999) core, silver (.999) middle ring and copper outer ring (Pad Printed)
Weight 36.51 g
Diameter 38.74 mm
Thickness 3.15 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 785
  • 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

Commonwealth Games 2006

Obverse

4th portrait of Queen Elizabeth II facing right wearing the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara at center; flowers silhouettes on the inner ring. Country name, year of issue and face value on the outher ring

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II
AUSTRALIA 2006
50 DOLLARS
IRB

Engravers: Ian Rank-Broadley , Wojciech Pietranik

Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS is a British sculptor who has produced many acclaimed works, among which are several designs for British coinage.
Wojciech Pietranik, born 25 March 1950, is a Polish artist and sculptor best known for his design work for coins and medals.

Reverse

The coloured logo of the Games at center surrounded by a text pattern. Sport motives are depicted on the outer ring

Lettering:
XVIII COMMONWEALTH GAMES
MELBOURNE 2006

Engraver: Wojciech Pietranik

Wojciech Pietranik, born 25 March 1950, is a Polish artist and sculptor best known for his design work for coins and medals.

Edge

Reeded

Mint

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

Comments

This Tri-metalic Coin is made up as follows - 15.32g Copper, 13.39g Silver, 7.80g Gold.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2006  2,500 Proof

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