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Proof Coin Set - Sir Donald Bradman Commemorative, Australia, 2001 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 42224

Summary:
Australia
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
Description:
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
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 108 mm (Width), 198 mm (Length)
Dimension Comment: Dimensions for closed green box.

More information

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
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Australia
Tertiary Classification: proof sets
Series: Sir Donald Bradman
DateEra: 2001 AD
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
Shape: Rectangle
Issued By: HM Queen Elizabeth II, Australia, 2001
Mint: Royal Australian Mint
Person Depicted: Sir Donald Bradman, 2001

Comments

Steven Mayer Posted on 20 May 2010 3:58 PM
Would you have any idea what this set would be worth today?

Proof 3 Coin Set - Sir Donald Bradman Commemorative, Australia, 2001.

Thank you for your response.
Srikant Jayakumar Posted on 25 Jul 2010 8:37 PM
I have the coin on the extreme left... i just found it in my wallet.. could be a priceless possession.

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