2013 $1 Bicentenary of the Holey Dollar and Dump 'C' Mintmark

$32.95

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2013 $1 'C' Canberra Mintmark UNC Coin - Bicentenary of the Holey Dollar & Dump

The carded uncirculated $1 coin is only available at the Canberra's Main Press by minting you own coins. Mintmark is C.

"Australia's early colonial economy, once an unregulated medley of foreign coins, rum and promissory notes, was bolstered by the introduction of the Holey Dollar and Dump in 1813. made from Spain silver 'pieces of eight', our first official coins were worth five shillings and fifteen pence, respectively."

Coin designer: William Henshall