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Coin - 5 Cents, New Zealand, 1975 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 30555

5 Cents, Issued by New Zealand, 1975
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 19 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 2.90 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: tuataras lizards, british commonwealth coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Royal Australian Mint, Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, James Berry, Medal Designer (1906-1979), Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: New Zealand
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: Decimal
DateEra: 1975 AD
Denomination: 5 Cents
Obverse Description: Diademed and draped bust of the Queen facing right; around, ELIZABETH II NEW ZEALAND; below, 1975
Reverse Description: A tuatara (a lizard-like reptile) curled on a coastal rock; below, 5; above in background, a gull flying
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: round
Material: Copper-Nickel
Issued By: Reserve Bank of New Zealand, New Zealand, 1975
Mint: Royal Australian Mint, Australia
Artist: Mr. Reginald Berry, New Zealand
Artist: Arnold Machin, Great Britain
References: KM#34.1
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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