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Coin: One Dollar 2011 CHOGM

Coin commemorating the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Perth, Australia.

The coins were released into general circulation as well as wrapped in original RAM rolls.

CountryAustralia CurrencyAustralian Dollar
Face value1 (x Dollar) TypeOne Dollar Circulating Commemorative
Year2011 CurrentYes
Mintage9,400,000 (9.4 million)
NameMint markMintage
Royal Australian Mint No mint mark 9,400,000 (9.4 million)
MaterialAluminium-Bronze DesignerStuart Devlin
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II EffigyPortrait by Ian Rank-Broadley (Fourth Portrait)
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)22 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)9

Crowned head of Queen Elizabeth II facing right (effigy known as the "Fourth portrait"). In tiny letters below head the artist's initials IRB (for Ian Rank-Broadley). Around, ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 2011.

Obverse inscription ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 2011

The reverse features the logo of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Perth: the globe under the Southern Cross surrounded by stylised flags in the shape of the state of Western Australia. Around above, CHOGM 2011; to the right, 1 / DOLLAR; around below, PERTH, AUSTRALIA.

Reverse inscriptionCHOGM 2011 1 DOLLAR PERTH, AUSTRALIA
EdgeMilled interrupted, in seven sections Edge inscriptionNone
One Dollar 2011 CHOGM: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsAustralia KM# 1619
One Dollar 2011 CHOGM: References to Information Used
Royal Australian Mint 2016 Mint link
Royal Australian Mint 2016 Mintage link
One Dollar 2011 CHOGM: Some useful external links
Australian Coin Collecting Blog - New CHOGM Dollar for Circulation British Museum - coin
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