Australia 1986 50 cents
The specimen shown is from a type struck for Australia 1985-98. This type was struck for collector sets only in 1986-87.
Recorded mintage: 180,000 for mint sets plus 67,000 proofs (shown here).
Specification: 15.55 g, copper-nickel, 12-sided, 31.5 mm diameter, designed by Raphael Maklouf and Stuart Devlin.
Catalog reference: KM 83.
- 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.