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Coin: Two hundred dollars 1982
Description

Gold $200, the reverse features the logo of the Games and a hurdler.

The reverse was designed by Stuart Devlin, incorporating the logo designed by Hugh Edwards, the winner of a nation-wide competition held in 1978. The symbol is derived from the form of a bounding kangaroo.

CountryAustralia CurrencyAustralian Dollar
Face value200 (x Dollar) TypeTwo Hundred Dollars
Year1982 CurrentYes
Mintage107,238 (107238)
Mints
NameMintageMint mark
Royal Australian Mint 107,238 (107238) No mint mark
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 right, around, ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1982.

Obverse inscription ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1982
Reverse

Athlete hurdling right, around, X11 COMMONWEALTH GAMES BRISBANE below athlete, 200 / DOLLARS (there is an error in the inscription - it says X11 instead of XII).

Reverse inscription

200 DOLLARS X11 COMMONWEALTH GAMES BRISBANE

EdgeMilled Edge inscription

None

Two hundred dollars 1982: Known varieties
VarietyMintageRarityDetails
Proof 30,032 (included in main number)
Two hundred dollars 1982: Photos
Two hundred dollars 1982: Photo Coin - 200 Dollars, Uncirculated, XII Commonwealth Games, Brisbane 1982
Coin - 200 Dollars, Uncirculated, XII Commonwealth Games, Brisbane 1982
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Two hundred dollars 1982: Photo Coin - 200 Dollars, Uncirculated, XII Commonwealth Games, Brisbane 1982
Coin - 200 Dollars, Uncirculated, XII Commonwealth Games, Brisbane 1982
Copyright: Museum Victoria / CC BY
Author:
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Two hundred dollars 1982: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsAustralia KM# 76
Two hundred dollars 1982: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Museum Victoria Collections 2016 Coin description link
Museum Victoria Collections 2016 Mint link
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mintage Proof and regular mintage
Renniks, Australian Coin and Banknote Values Varieties Proof
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Two hundred dollars 1982: Some useful external links
Museum Victoria Collections: Coin - 200 Dollars, Uncirculated, XII Commonwealth Games, Brisbane 1982
List of all (7) coins of type: Australia / Two Hundred Dollars
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