Click image to enlarge Leather coin wallet presented to coin designer Stuart Devlin at the time of changeover to decimal currency, 1966. Orange leather sewn wallet, gilt stamped “STUART DEVLIN” inside and “AUSTRALIAN DECIMAL COINS” outside. The wallet has a …
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1976 20c Split Planchet Inner Faces of Split Pair
This 20c piece split in two pieces some time after the coin was struck. Each piece fit together perfectly. The inner split sides features parallel metal striations.
Great Britain 1978 50 New Pence Out of Collar Error
Struck without the coin collar in place.
New Zealand 1981 Split Planchet 50 Cent Error Split planchet error, the coin strike occurring after the planchet split in two. The split face of the coin is the reverse. Strike weakness is apparent because of the underweight planchet. Weighs …
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New Zealand 50 Cent Split Planchet Error Split planchet error, the coin strike occurring after the planchet split in two. The split face of the coin is the obverse. Strike weakness is apparent because of the underweight planchet. Weighs 6.85g, …
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Commemorating the Tunnellers Michael Meszaros Design Medal
Commemorating the Tunnellers Michael Meszaros Design Medal Based on a wall sculpture by Michael Meszaros this bronze medal has a limited mintage of just 250. The executive producer of the Australian film Beneath Hill 60, Ross Thomas commissioned the medal …
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Purchased from a well-known Australian coin dealer graded as Gem Unc.
Rhodesia and Nyasaland 1963 Penny PCGS MS66RD Mint Error Double Punched Hole
Rhodesia and Nyasaland 1963 Penny PCGS MS66RD Mint Error Double Punched Hole Coin Information Country: Rhodesia and Nyasaland Denomination: Penny Year: 1963 Grade: MS66RD PCGS Reference: 82137102 Error Type: Double Punched Center Hole
Australia 1953 Angus and Coote Souvenir Token Error
Australia 1953 Angus and Coote Souvenir Token Error 28mm aluminium souvenir token struck for the Sydney Royal Agricultural Show in 1953, the coronation year of Queen Elizabeth II. One side shows a crowned right facing portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. …
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Click image to enlarge At 7.5g this coin is significantly underweight for an Australian 20 cent piece (11.31g). It’s actually been struck on a wrong planchet, not just a wrong planchet but a foreign planchet. In 1979 (as per the …
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