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Coin: Ten Cents 1990 150th Anniversary
Description

Issued in 150th Anniversary mint sets.

There was also an "off-metal" proof minting in silver. Silver coins weigh 6.53g.

CountryNew Zealand CurrencyNew Zealand Dollar
Face value10 (x Cent) TypeTen Cents (150th Anniversary)
Year1990 CurrentNo (demonetised 2006)
Mintage17,000 (17000)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Royal Australian Mint No mint mark 17,000 (17000)
MaterialCuproNickel Designer
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II EffigyPortrait by Raphael David Maklouf (Third Portrait)
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)23.6200 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)5.6600
Obverse

Crowned bust of Queen Elizabeth II facing right wearing pearls (by Raphael David Maklouf, known as the "Third portrait"). Around, ELIZABETH II NEW ZEALAND 1990.

In tiny letters on neck truncation, the designer's initials RDM (for Raphael David Maklouf).

Obverse inscription ELIZABETH II NEW ZEALAND 1990
Reverse

Sailing boats and a rainbow design. Denomination 10 [cents] within the rainbow.

Reverse inscription

10

EdgeMilled Edge inscription

None

Ten Cents 1990 150th Anniversary: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Silver proof 7,000 (included in main number)
Ten Cents 1990 150th Anniversary: Photos
Ten Cents 1990 150th Anniversary: Photo 10 Cents 150th Anniversary Design
10 Cents 150th Anniversary Design
Copyright: New Zealand Coin Errors and Varieties
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Ten Cents 1990 150th Anniversary: Photo 10 Cents 150th Anniversary Design
10 Cents 150th Anniversary Design
Copyright: New Zealand Coin Errors and Varieties
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Ten Cents 1990 150th Anniversary: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsNew Zealand KM# 73
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsNew Zealand KM# 73a (Silver proof)
Ten Cents 1990 150th Anniversary: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mint
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mintage
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Varieties Proof
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