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Coin - 200 Dollars, Uncirculated, Australia, 1980 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 29906

Summary:
Australia
Two Hundred Dollar, 1980
Mint: Royal Australian, Canberra

Gold $200 uncirculated, supplied in blue plastic case (stored seperately). The reverse was designed by Stuart Devlin and features a Koala sitting in a gum tree.
Description:
A round gold coin (24 mm diameter with milled edge) featuring a draped bust of Elizabeth II facing right on the obverse and a koala on a gum tree on the reverse. Both sides were designed by Stuart Devlin, the koala being an extension of the fauna theme of the normal decimal series.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Royal Australian Mint, 1906
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 24 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: australian native animals, koalas
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: uncirculated strikes
Series: Decimal
DateEra: 1980 AD
Denomination: 200 Dollars
Obverse Description: Bust crowned right, around, ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1980
Reverse Description: Koala facing seated on branch; around below, TWO HUNDRED DOLLARS
Edge Description: milled
Inscriptions: Obverse: ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1980
Reverse: TWO HUNDRED DOLLARS
Shape: round
Material: Gold
Issued By: HM Queen Elizabeth II, Australia, 1980
Mint: Royal Australian Mint
Artist: Dr Stuart Devlin

Designed reverse.
Artist: Arnold Machin

Designed obverse.

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