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Coin: One Dollar 1983 Royal Visit

Issued to commemorate the Royal Visit to New Zealand in 1983 by Charles, Prince of Wales, his wife Diana, Princess of Wales, and their son William.

CountryNew Zealand CurrencyNew Zealand Dollar
Face value1 (x Dollar) TypeOne Dollar (one year types)
Year1983 CurrentYes
Mintage57,000 (57000)
NameMint markMintage
Royal Canadian Mint No mint mark 57,000 (57000)
MaterialCuproNickel DesignerPhilip Nathan
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II EffigyPortrait by Arnold Machin (Second Portrait)
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)38.8000 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)28.2800

Diademed bust of Queen Elizabeth II right (portrait by Arnold Machin, known as the "Second portrait"). Around, ELIZABETH II NEW ZEALAND 1983.

Obverse inscription ELIZABETH II NEW ZEALAND 1983

Conjoined busts of Prince Charles and Lady Diana right.

In left field, the badge of The Prince of Wales comprising three feathers rising through a coronet of alternate crosses and fleur-de-lys. The motto "Ich Dien" (I serve) is on a dark blue ribbon beneath the coronet.

In right field, a fern leaf symbolising New Zealand.

Round above, ROYAL VISIT; round below, the denomination ONE DOLLAR.

Reverse inscriptionROYAL VISIT ONE DOLLAR
EdgeMilled Edge inscriptionNone
One Dollar 1983 Royal Visit: Known varieties
Silver proof 17,000 (included in main number)
One Dollar 1983 Royal Visit: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsNew Zealand KM# 52
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsNew Zealand KM# 52a (Silver proof)
One Dollar 1983 Royal Visit: References to Information Used
Reserve Bank of New Zealand Mint link
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mintage
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Varieties
American Bullion Inc. - Free Gold Guide
American Bullion Inc. - Free Gold Guide
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