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20 Dollars - Elizabeth II 1996 Olympics-Pole Vaulter & Runner

Features

Country Cook Islands
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1993
Value 20 Dollars
20 NZD = 13 USD
Currency Dollar (1972-date)
Composition Silver (.925)
Weight 31.47 g
Diameter 38.2 mm
Thickness 3.4 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 161
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.

Series: 1996 Olympic Games

Obverse

Bust of Queen Elizabeth II and date

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II COOK ISLANDS
RDM
1993

Engraver: Raphael David Maklouf

Raphael David Maklouf is a sculptor, best known for designing the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II used on the coins of many Commonwealth nations. Maklouf was born in Jerusalem emigrating with his family to the United Kingdom after the Second World War. He attended the Camberwell School of Art until 1958, afterward becoming an academic lecturer for ten years. He was made an Associate of the Royal Society of British Sculptors in 1979. Raphael Maklouf was born to a Jewish family. His father is Samuel Maklouf, born in Safed, Raphael Makouf's mother is Leonie Maklouf.

Reverse

Pole Vaulter, Sprinter and value

Lettering:
OLYMPIC GAMES 1996
$ 20

Edge

Reeded

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1993  50,000 22.51 Proof

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