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Coin: Two hundred dollars 1981
Description

Commemorating the wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer.

A round gold coin (24 mm diameter with milled edge) featuring a draped bust of Elizabeth II facing right on the obverse and conjoined heads of Charles and Diana facing left on the reverse. The reverse was designed by Stuart Devlin.

CountryAustralia CurrencyAustralian Dollar
Face value200 (x Dollar) TypeTwo Hundred Dollars
Year1981 CurrentYes
Mintage77,890 (77890)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Royal Australian Mint No mint mark 77,890 (77890)
MaterialGold DesignerStuart Devlin
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II EffigyPortrait by Arnold Machin (Second Portrait)
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm) Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)
Obverse

Diademed bust of Elizabeth II facing right; around, ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1981.

Obverse inscription ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1981
Reverse

Conjoined heads of Charles and Diana facing left; around, H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES AND LADY DIANA SPENCER : 200 DOLLARS :

Reverse inscription

200 DOLLARS : H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES AND LADY DIANA SPENCER :

EdgeMilled Edge inscription

None

Two hundred dollars 1981: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof unknown
Two hundred dollars 1981: Photos
Two hundred dollars 1981: Photo Proof Coin - 200 Dollars, Uncirculated, Australia, 1981
Proof Coin - 200 Dollars, Uncirculated, Australia, 1981
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Notes: Proof.
source
Two hundred dollars 1981: Photo Proof Coin - 200 Dollars, Uncirculated, Australia, 1981
Proof Coin - 200 Dollars, Uncirculated, Australia, 1981
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Proof.
source
Two hundred dollars 1981: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsAustralia KM# 73
Two hundred dollars 1981: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Museums Victoria Collections 2016 Coin description link
Museums Victoria Collections 2016 Mint link
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mintage
Museums Victoria Collections 2016 Varieties link Proof
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Two hundred dollars 1981: Some useful external links
Museums Victoria: Proof Coin - 200 Dollars, Uncirculated, Australia, 1981
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