Australia 1964(m) penny
This type was issued 1955-64 for Australia from Melbourne and Perth and is common. A dot after the word "PENNY" marks the Perth product; this specimen is from Melbourne.
Recorded mintage: Perth: 54,590,000 plus 1 proof; Melbourne: 49,130,000.
Specification: 9.45 g, bronze, 30.8 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM-61.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 47th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
- McDonald, Greg, The Pocket Guide to Australian Coins and Banknotes, 23rd ed., Lavington, Australia, 2017.