2018 $2 AlBr Coin - Lest We Forget - Eternal Flame - ex Mint Roll
Single $2 coin inserted into SAFLIP 2x2 Double Pocket Coin Flip.
PLEASE NOTE: As these are coined on circulation presses bag and minting marks will appear on these coins.
Images are for illustration purposes only.
The Royal Australian Mint continues its tradition of releasing coloured $2 coins into circulation during the Anzac Centenary period to commemorate the 102 000 Australians who have died in war and other operations since 1885. This striking and evocative design is inspired by the eternal flame at the Australian War Memorial, which symbolises remembrance and sacrifice.
FEATURES AND DESIGN
• Coin’s obverse features an artistic depiction of an aerial view of the Australian War Memorial’s Eternal Flame
• Released to coincide with Anzac Day 2018
• Coin’s obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II sculpted by Ian Rank-Broadley
• Australian legal tender
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