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Coin Set - Centenary of Federation 2001, Uncirculated, Australia, 2001 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 42229

Summary:
Australia
Uncirculated Coin Set, 2001
Centenary of Federation
Mint: Royal Australian Mint, Canberra

A six coin set of 2 dollar, 1 dollar, 50 cent, 20 cent, 10 cent, 5 cent housed in a printed pack which gives a brief history of Federation together with a photograph of the Royal Exhibition Buildings. This set contains the commemorative Federation dollar coin.
Description:
A six coin set of 2 dollar, 1 dollar, 50 cent, 20 cent, 10 cent, 5 cent housed in a printed pack which gives a brief history of Federation together with a photograph of the Royal Exhibition Buildings. This set contains the commemorative Federation dollar coin with a reverse based on the Centenary logo, a single line creating a map of Australia and ending at the Federation Star.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Royal Australian Mint, Canberra, 2001
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 150 mm (Width), 230 mm (Length)
Dimension Comment: This measurement was done with the pack opened.

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Tagged with: australian centenary of federation 2001, royal exhibition building, valore
Themes this item is part of: Horst Hahne, Coin Engraver, Royal Australian Mint, Dr Stuart Devlin, Coin Designer & Jeweller (1931-?), Royal Exhibition Building Collection, Numismatics & Philately Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, HM Queen Elizabeth II (1926- ), Royal Australian Mint, Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Australia
Tertiary Classification: uncirculated sets
Series: Uncirculated sets
DateEra: 2001 AD
Obverse Description: All coins bear a crowned head of Elizabeth II facing right ; around, ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 2001. The artists initials, IRB (Ian Rank-Broadley) are in the field below the Queen's neck
Reverse Description: Standard types for: $2 - Aboriginal; 20 cent - platypus; 10 cent - lyrebird; 5 cent - spiny anteater.
Commemorative reverse for: $1 - Centenary of Federation logo; 50 cent - Australian Arms
Inscriptions: CENTENARY of FEDERATION UNCIRCULATED COIN SET 1901 - 2001 Centenary of Federation
Shape: Rectangle
Issued By: HM Queen Elizabeth II, Australia
Mint: Royal Australian Mint
Artist: Dr Stuart Devlin
Artist: Horst Hahne - Royal Australian Mint
Artist: Ian Rank-Broadley

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