Elizabeth II (1952-date)
5.00 AUD = 3.89 USD
|Orientation||Medal alignment ↑↑|
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Sydney 2000 Olympics - 01 - Athletics
3rd portrait of Queen Elizabeth II facing right wearing the King George IV State Diadem
Depiction of an Athlete sprinting from the blocks at the start of a race. Small Olympic Rings under the Sydney 2000 logo middle left of the coin.
© Mike Bentley
|Perth Mint, Australia|
|Royal Australian Mint, Canberra, Australia (1965-date)|
This coin was released as a joint collaboration between the Royal Australian Mint and the Perth Mint to celebrate the holding of the XXVII Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia in the year 2000. This is coin 1 in a set of 28 that depict all 28 sports held at the Sydney 2000 Olympics. Coins were all dated 2000 but were released between 1997 and 2000. Some were available separately and some were only available in a set of the full 28 coins in a special album. Interestingly some had the Maklouf Obverse and some had the Rank-Broadly Obverse.
Coin 1 represents Athletics - The heroes of Nations are made on field and track and in the field of the Olympic Games, including the Marathon - the event which best encapsulates the Olympic spirit, both ancient and modern.
Full metal composition is (Cu 92%, Al 6%, Ni 2%).
This particular coin was also released in an Australia Post PNC. (27,209 Copies)
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|2000||203 000||11.57||8.02||99%||UNC in Coincard|
|2000||27 209||4%||UNC in PNC|
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