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  • 2004 $5 Silver 150 Years of Steam Railways in Australia

2004 $5 Silver 150 Years of Steam Railways in Australia

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To celebrate the 150-year history of steam powered railway in Australia

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To celebrate the 150-year history of steam powered railway in Australia, the Royal Australian Mint is proud to release this special coin designed by Vladimir Gottwald. The design features a powerful steam-driven train emerging from the Australian landscape, and honours the important role our railways have played in building our nation. Crafted from pure silver and fi nished to proof quality, this coin is a fi ne example of design and craftsmanship of the highest order.The case for this coin was selected to reflect the original upholstery of the seats on early Australian trains making this piece a significant release to celebrate Australian history. 

  • 99.9% pure silver
  • 1 troy ounce
  • Mintage of only 15,000
  • Diameter = 40 mm
  • Proof finish
  • In original packaging