2013 RAM $1 Colour Printed Frosted Uncirculated Coin - Black Caviar
Very few sprinters like this large and spirited six year old have had such success at home and abroad. The brown mare with the stable name ‘Nelly’ was foaled and trained in Victoria, and made the racing world take notice when she won her first race at Flemington by five lengths in 2009.
This coin commemorates the outstanding career of one of history’s most successful race horses. With an astonishing record of starts and wins in both Australia and England since her debut, Black Caviar has become popularly known as one of the greatest sprinters in the world of thoroughbred racing.
The passing of the Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act empowered the Government to make laws with respect to currency, coinage and legal tender. The Coinage Act 1909 put in place the first steps for an Australian coinage. Thus began the journey towards a mint owned by the Commonwealth and ind...Find Out More