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2009 Australia Post 200 Years PNC - Perth Mint Dollar

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2009 Australia Post 200 Years PNC - Perth Mint Dollar

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Regular Price: $20.00

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Featuring the former convict Isaac Nichols who was appointed the country's first postmaster on the 25th April 1809.

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Featuring the former convict Isaac Nichols who was appointed the country's first postmaster on the 25th April 1809.

The coin's reverse depicts a coloured representation of Isaac Nichols from an artwork by R. Shackel, an artist employed in the Drafting Section of the Central Office of the Postmaster General's Department, Melbourne. His artwork was the basis for the commemorative stamp Birth of the Post Office 1809 issued in 1959 on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the Australian Post Office.

Coin Specifications:

Min Gross weight 13.8 grams
Max Diameter 30.2 mm
Max thickness 3.10 mm
Monetary Denomination $1.00
Finish Uncirculated

A joint issue by the Perth Mint and Australia Post