aus coins

Collection by Jenene Lever

61 
Pins
 • 
101 
Followers
Jenene Lever
1977 - 50 cents coin - Commemorating the anniversary of the Accession of Queen Elizabeth II. Old Coins, Rare Coins, Australian Money, The Color Of Money, Fifty Cent, Coins Worth Money, Valuable Coins, Coin Worth, Silver Prices

Fifty Cents | Royal Australian Mint

The fifty cent coin was first introduced with decimal currency on 14 February 1966. The original design featured the Commonwealth Coat of Arms struck on a coin made from 80% silver. However as the silver price rose above the face value of the coin the Mint suspended striking of the coin in March 1968.Although it was rumoured that the Mint had lost money striking the fifty cent, all the metal used in the manufacture of the 36.5 million coins produced was purchased before the price rises.

To celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, two million $2 coins with purple detailing have been released into circulation. Australia is the second country in the world, behind Canada, to circulate coloured coins. The coins were released in Australia after months of meticulous preparation and design which included getting approval from Buckingham Palace Australian Money, Royal Colors, Gold And Silver Coins, Old Money, 60th Anniversary, Goods And Services, Coin Collecting, Queen Elizabeth Ii, Buckingham Palace

To celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, two million $2 coins with purple detailing have been released into circulation. Australia is the second country in the world, behind Canada, to circulate coloured coins. The coins were released in Australia after months of meticulous preparation and design which included getting approval from Buckingham Palace

1970 - 50 cents coin - Commemorating the bicentenary of James Cook's 1770 voyage. Australian Money, Australian People, The Color Of Money, Fifty Cent, Valuable Coins, Gold And Silver Coins, Commemorative Coins, Silver Prices, Lost Money

Fifty Cents | Royal Australian Mint

The fifty cent coin was first introduced with decimal currency on 14 February 1966. The original design featured the Commonwealth Coat of Arms struck on a coin made from 80% silver. However as the silver price rose above the face value of the coin the Mint suspended striking of the coin in March 1968.Although it was rumoured that the Mint had lost money striking the fifty cent, all the metal used in the manufacture of the 36.5 million coins produced was purchased before the price rises.

A SPECIAL 2 coin featuring poppies will be released for the Anzac Gallipoli landing centenary. Bullion Coins, Gold Bullion, Lest We Forget Anzac, Australian Money, Money Notes, Gold And Silver Coins, Anzac Day, Mint, Dollar Coin

Australia commemorations risk loving Gallipoli to death

Australia is spending A$145m ($112m; £75m) on the centenary of its involvement in the Great War, but not everyone is sure it is worth it.

1988 - 50 cents coin - Commemorating the Australian Bicentenary. Australian Money, The Color Of Money, Fifty Cent, Valuable Coins, Money Bank, Coin Values, Silver Prices, Lost Money, Cool Countries

Fifty Cents | Royal Australian Mint

The fifty cent coin was first introduced with decimal currency on 14 February 1966. The original design featured the Commonwealth Coat of Arms struck on a coin made from 80% silver. However as the silver price rose above the face value of the coin the Mint suspended striking of the coin in March 1968.Although it was rumoured that the Mint had lost money striking the fifty cent, all the metal used in the manufacture of the 36.5 million coins produced was purchased before the price rises.

1966 Australian 50 Cent Coin, Birthday Mothers Day Fathers Day Anniversary Christmas Engagement Wedding, for Him, Groom, Collectors Unique Christmas Engagement, Wedding Engagement, Australian Money, Money Notes, Coins Worth Money, Coin Worth, Gold And Silver Coins, Coin Values, Old Coins

1966 Australian 50 Cent Coin Birthday Mothers Day Fathers | Etsy

The legendary round 50 cent piece holds a special place in the hearts of many Australians as it is the nation’s only issued precious metal decimal coin. Australia’s first 50c coin was only in circulation during the year of 1966, making this a rare collectable oddity that was hoarded by thousands of

A new 50 cent coin has been minted to mark Australia Day. Old Coins, Rare Coins, Commonwealth, Australian Money, Fifty Cent, Today In History, Uncirculated Coins, Commemorative Coins, Australia Day

New coin released for Australia Day

A new 50 cent coin has been minted to mark Australia Day.

1982 - 50 cents coin - Commemorating the Brisbane XII Commonwealth Games. Old Coins, Rare Coins, Australian Money, Fifty Cent, Valuable Coins, Gold And Silver Coins, Commonwealth Games, Silver Prices, Lost Money

Fifty Cents | Royal Australian Mint

The fifty cent coin was first introduced with decimal currency on 14 February 1966. The original design featured the Commonwealth Coat of Arms struck on a coin made from 80% silver. However as the silver price rose above the face value of the coin the Mint suspended striking of the coin in March 1968.Although it was rumoured that the Mint had lost money striking the fifty cent, all the metal used in the manufacture of the 36.5 million coins produced was purchased before the price rises.

The leading Australian dealer in coins, banknotes and other Numismatic collectables. Official Royal Mint, Perth Mint and Royal Australian Mint distributor. Duck Billed Platypus, Valuable Coins, Gold And Silver Coins, Australian Animals, Unique Animals, Coin Collecting, Booklet, Mint, Stamp

Downies

The leading Australian dealer in coins, banknotes and other Numismatic collectables. Official Royal Mint, Perth Mint and Royal Australian Mint distributor.

The marriage of one set of Prince George Alexander Louis' grandparents was also celebrated on an Australian coin. This circulating 50 cent coin was released in and celebrated the marriage of HRH The Prince of Wales and Lady Diana Spencer. Old Coins, Rare Coins, The Color Of Money, Fifty Cent, Prince George Alexander Louis, Gold And Silver Coins, Mint Coins, Lady Diana Spencer, Royal House

The marriage of one set of Prince George Alexander Louis' grandparents was also celebrated on an Australian coin. This circulating 50 cent coin was released in 1981, and celebrated the marriage of HRH The Prince of Wales and Lady Diana Spencer.

Australia 1989 5 cent coin struck on 1 cent planchet error Coins Worth Money, Coin Worth, Thing 1, Error Coins, Echidna, Uncirculated Coins, 5 Cents, Rare Coins, Coin Collecting

1989 5 Cent Error Struck on Wrong 1 Cent Planchet - The Australian Coin Collecting Blog

The above coin is a very spectacular error for a few reasons. It’s coppery red lustre is not what you expect to see with the 5 cent echidna design by Stuart Devlin. The Australian 5 cent piece should be struck…Read more ›