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Proof Coin Set - Sir Donald Bradman Commemorative, Australia, 2001 Reg. No: NU 42224
Sir Donald Bradman Commemorative Coin Program 2001 (AD)
Mint: Royal Australian Mint Canberra and Perth Mint
Contains Gold/silver $20, silver $5, aluminium-bronze $5 in a green leatherette case with the Australian Arms and the words ROYAL AUSTRALIAN MINT and the Perth Mint Logo with the words THE PERTH MINT printed in gold on the inside cover. The set is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity No 3964. Printed on the top of the box is: SIR DONALD BRADMAN COMMEMORATIVE COIN PROGRAM
- A set of three coins in a green case with the Australian Arms and the words ROYAL AUSTRALIAN MINT and the Perth Mint Logo with the words THE PERTH MINT printed in gold on the inside cover. The set is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity No 3964. All coins feature the Ian Rank-Broadley portrait of Elizabeth II with the legend ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 2001 with the denomination below.
The reverses all feature Sir Donald Bradman and all have the legend SIR DONALD BRADMAN 1908 2001:
The central coin is a Twenty Dollar bi-metal gold and silver piece depicting a bust of Sir Donald wearing the baggy green cap of the Australian Cricket Team in 1931 - 1932 (struck at the Perth Mint).
The coin on the left is a silver proof Five Dollar depicting Sir Donald playing a cover drive (struck at the Perth Mint).
The coin on the right is an Aluminium-Zinc bronze uncirculated Five Dollar depicting Sir Donald completing a pull shot (struck at the Royal Australian Mint, Canberra).
gold 99.99 pure
silver 99.9 pure
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Royal Australian Mint, Canberra, 2001
|Dimensions:||108 mm (Width), 198 mm (Length)|
|Dimension Comment:||Dimensions for closed green box.|
|Tagged with:||cricket, sport|
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Numismatics & Philately Collection, HM Queen Elizabeth II (1926- ), Royal Australian Mint, Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory|
|Tertiary Classification:||proof sets|
|Series:||Sir Donald Bradman|
|Obverse Description:||Three coin set - see Description tab for details|
|Edge Description:||All milled|
|Inscriptions:||Obverse: ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 2001
Reverse: SIR DONALD BRADMAN 1908 2001
|Issued By:||HM Queen Elizabeth II, Australia, 2001|
|Mint:||Royal Australian Mint|
|Person Depicted:||Sir Donald Bradman, 2001|