2019 $1 AlBr Uncirculated Coin - Mutiny and Rebellion - The Rum Rebellion
The so-called ‘Rum Rebellion was Australia’s only successful military coup as well as a catalyst for the introduction of the rule of law in Australia. The dramatic events of 1808 when the New South Wales Corps overthrew Governor William Bligh are commemorated in this 2019 $1 AlBr uncirculated coin, appealing to history enthusiasts as well as coin collectors.
Part of the Mutiny and Rebellion series.
Also available in the 2019 $5 Fine Silver Proof Coin - Mutiny and Rebellion - The Rum Rebellion
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||2019|
|Mint||Royal Australian Mint|