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Coin: Ten Cents 1990 150th Anniversary
Description

These coins were issued in the 150th Anniversary mint sets with a mintage of 10,000. They were struck by the Royal Australian Mint in Canberra and were designed by Horst Hahne.

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

The regular mint sets of the year featured the traditional ten cent coin with the "koruru" design.

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 DesignerHorst Hahne
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 wearing a necklace, facing right (effigy known as the "Third portrait"); around, the monarch's legend ELIZABETH II NEW ZEALAND; below, the date 1990. Incuse 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 in the foreground, with a rainbow design behind. Denomination 10 [cents] within the rainbow.

Reverse inscription10
EdgeMilled Edge inscriptionNone
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
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Ten Cents 1990 150th Anniversary: Photo 10 Cents 150th Anniversary Design
10 Cents 150th Anniversary Design
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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
Ten Cents 1990 150th Anniversary / Best-effort future value guesstimates based on past value trends in currency: NZD. See FAQ before use!
Years
MintVarietyGrade2018201920202021
Royal Australian MintUncirculated (UNC) 14.78 14.54 14.29 14.05
Ten Cents 1990 150th Anniversary / Best-effort future value guesstimates based on past value trends in currency: USD. See FAQ before use!
Years
MintVarietyGrade2018201920202021
Royal Australian MintSilver proofProof FDC 9.96 9.86 9.75 9.65
Royal Australian MintSilver proofProof 12.29 12.38 12.48 12.57
Royal Australian MintGem Uncirculated 4.98 4.93 4.88 4.82
Royal Australian MintBrilliant Uncirculated (BU) 8.66 8.49 8.31 8.14
Royal Australian MintUncirculated (UNC) 7.04 6.96 6.89 6.82
Historic values in NZD for Ten Cents 1990 150th Anniversary / Royal Australian Mint / (generated 8/2018). Inflation-corrected to 2017.
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Historic values in USD for Ten Cents 1990 150th Anniversary / Royal Australian Mint / (generated 8/2018). Inflation-corrected to 2017.
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Historic values in USD for Ten Cents 1990 150th Anniversary / Silver proof / Royal Australian Mint / (generated 8/2018). Inflation-corrected to 2017.
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