2018 $2 AlBr Coin - Remembrance Day - Armistice Centenary - 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.
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The Royal Australian Mint has released this coloured $2 coin into circulation, marking a century of remembrance in Australia. Developed with the assistance of the Australian War Memorial, this moving coin commemorates the centenary of the First World War Armistice, signed on 11 November 1918. A stunning keepsake for military and history enthusiasts, as well as all who honour the fallen.
FEATURES AND DESIGN
• Coin’s obverse features a coloured depiction of a poppy and a graphic representation of 11.11.11 symbolising the ‘eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of the eleventh month.’
• Released to coincide with Remembrance 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
|Year of Issue||2018|
|Mint||Royal Australian Mint|