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Coin - 1 Dollar, 10th Anniversary of Introduction of Dollar Coin, Victoria, Australia, 1994 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 33917

Summary:
Australia New South Wales Sydney
Dollar 10th Anniversary of introduction of dollar coin 1994 (AD)
Mint: Royal Australian Mint Canberra struck at their stand at the Royal Melbourne Show

Coin came in plastic holder with a blue and gree printed insert. The reverse commemorates the tenth anniversary of the introduction of the dollar coin.
Description:
An aluminium-bronze coin (25.1 mm diameter) featuring on the obverse a crowned head of Elizabeth II facing right, around, ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1994 the artist's initials RDM incuse on the neck truncation. The reverse features series of shrinking dollar notes leading to a small dollar coin with the 1984 reverse design of five kangaroos.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Royal Australian Mint, 1996
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 24 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 8095 g (Weight)

More information

Tagged with: agricultural shows, royal melbourne show
Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, HM Queen Elizabeth II (1926- ), Royal Australian Mint, Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Australia - Victoria
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: Royal Show
DateEra: 1994 AD
Denomination: 1 Dollar
Obverse Description: A crowned head of Elizabeth II facing right, around, ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1994 the artist's initials RDM incuse on the neck truncation.
Reverse Description: A series of shrinking dollar notes leading to a small dollar coin with the 1984 reverse design of five kangaroos; above 1984, below, 1994. The small letter M below the left corner of the exergue line is the Mark for the Royal Melbourne Show.
Inscriptions: Obverse: ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1994 RDM
Reverse: 1984 1994 M
Shape: round
Material: Aluminium Bronze
Issued By: HM Queen Elizabeth II, Australia, 1994
Mint: Royal Australian Mint, 1994
Artist: Arnold Machin
Artist: Vladimir Gottwald

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