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Coin: Five Cents 1994
Description

CountryNew Zealand CurrencyNew Zealand Dollar
Face value5 (x Cent) TypeFive Cents
Year1994 CurrentNo (demonetised 2006)
Mintage26,730,000 (26.7 million)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Royal Mint No mint mark 26,730,000 (26.7 million)
MaterialCuproNickel DesignerReginald George James Berry
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II EffigyPortrait by Raphael David Maklouf (Third Portrait)
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)19.4300 Thickness (mm)1.2400
Mass (g)2.8300
Obverse

Crowned bust of Queen Elizabeth II facing right wearing pearls (by David Maklouf, known as the "Third portrait"). Around, ELIZABETH II NEW ZEALAND 1994.

Obverse inscription ELIZABETH II NEW ZEALAND 1994
Reverse

The last surviving member of an otherwise extinct family of reptiles, the tuatara (a lizard-like reptile), native only to New Zealand, is shown sitting on a coastal rock. Above in the background, a gull flying. Below, the denomination 5.

Reverse inscription

5

EdgeMilled Edge inscription

None

Notes

Krause catalogues list circulation mintage of 20,026,000 plus 10,000 proofs.

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand lists circulation mintage of 26,720,000.

Five Cents 1994: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof 10,000 (included in main number)
Five Cents 1994: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsNew Zealand KM# 60
Five Cents 1994: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Reserve Bank of New Zealand Mint link
Reserve Bank of New Zealand Mintage link Circulation mintage
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mintage Proof mintage
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Varieties Proof
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