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Coin - 1 Cent, Australia, 1972 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 16337

One Cent coin 1972
Mint: Royal Australian Mint, Canberra

The Canberra mint struck 82,400,000 pieces in 1972
An round bronze coin (17.5 mm diameter plain edged) featuring on the obverse a crowned head of Elizabeth II facing right, around, ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1972. The reverse features a feather-tail glider; the denomination numeral 1 is left of the head and the artist's initials SD below it's body.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Royal Australian Mint, 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 17.5 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 2.591 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: feather-tail gliders, possums
Themes this item is part of: Dr Stuart Devlin, Coin Designer & Jeweller (1931-?), Numismatics & Philately Collection, HM Queen Elizabeth II (1926- ), Royal Australian Mint, Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Australia
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: Decimal
DateEra: 1972 AD
Denomination: 1 Cent
Obverse Description: Diademed bust of Elizabeth II right; around, ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1972
Reverse Description: Feather-tailed Glider; at left, the denomination numeral, 1
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Obverse: ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1972
Reverse: 1 SD
Shape: Round
Material: bronze
Issued By: HM Queen Elizabeth II, Australia, 1972
Mint: Royal Australian Mint, 1972
Artist: Arnold Machin
Artist: Dr Stuart Devlin

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