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5 Dollars - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - Australian Open Tennis 1905 - 2005

5 Dollars - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - Australian Open Tennis 1905 - 2005) -  obverse5 Dollars - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - Australian Open Tennis 1905 - 2005) -  reverse

© Mike Bentley

Features

Country Australia
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2005
Value 5 Dollars
5 AUD = 3.42 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Aluminium-bronze
Weight 20 g
Diameter 38.74 mm
Thickness 2.3 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 750
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Commemorative issue

Australian Open Tennis 1905 - 2005

Obverse

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

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 2005
IRB
· 5 DOLLARS ·

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

Tennis Player at the point of serving the ball, angled lines surrounding to represent the tennis court, city buildings in the background, dates above.

Lettering: 1905 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 2005

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

5 Dollars - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - Australian Open Tennis 1905 - 2005) -  obverse

© Mike Bentley

Comments

This NCLT $5 Aluminium-bronze coin was minted in 2005 by the RAM and celebrates 100 years of the Australian Open Tennis Tournament. It was only issued in a PNC by Australia Post.

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
2005  62,556 9.55 UNC in a PNC

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