200 Years of Postal Services 'Early Post Box' Stamp-Coin Set

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Year 2009
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  OPALPLUS HAS BEEN PURCHASER OF PERTH MINT COINS SINCE EARLY 1980s

IN AUGUST 2007 WE WERE APPROVED AS AUTHORIZED DEALER FOR PERTH MINT AUSTRALIA .

COINSPLUS NOW SPECILAIZES IN COINS

 

The Perth Mint has struck the stunning stamp-shaped coin in this fascinating stamp-coin set celebrating the 200th anniversary of postal services in Australia.

 

Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver

 

The innovative coin is produced from 1/2oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.

 

Coloured Reverse Design

 

The coin’s reverse portrays a 55c commemorative stamp issued by Australia Post.  The design features a coloured image of an early postal box and a representation of a postal mark.  The design also includes the words 200 YEARS OF POSTAL SERVICES 1809 - 2009.

 

Australian Legal Tender

 

Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965 , the coin portrays the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse and the 2009 year-date.

55c Commemorative Stamp

 

The coin is accompanied by the actual 55c Australia Post stamp, designed by Lynette Traynor.  Like the coin, it is protected in a capsule to keep it in mint condition forever.

 

Limited Availability

 

No more than 9,000 of these stamp-coin sets will be released by Australia Post.

 

Presentation Box

 

Each set comes in a presentation box incorporating a plinth that can be raised for better display.

 

Certificate of Authenticity

 

Each set is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.

 

Technical Specifications

Silver Content (Troy oz) 0.5
Monetary Denomination (AUD) 0.55
Fineness (% purity) 99.9
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 15.573
Maximum Dimensions (mm) 26.60 x 37.60
Maximum Thickness (mm) 2.50

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