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2013 Bush Babies - Echidna Stamp & Coin Cover

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2013 Bush Babies - Echidna Stamp & Coin Cover

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The Perth Mint and Australia Post have released the fourth in this adorable series featuring native baby animals.

The coin and stamp both feature the Echidna. Native to Australia, the Echidna is recognised by its spiky coat and rambling walk

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The Perth Mint and Australia Post have released the fourth in this adorable series featuring native baby animals. The coin and stamp both feature the Echidna. Native to Australia, the Echidna is recognised by its spiky coat and rambling walk.

  • This $1 coin is struck by The Perth Mint from high quality aluminium bronze.
  • The coin’s reverse depicts an irresistible image capturing the innocence of a baby echidna.  As well as The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark, the design also features a friendly Australian insect and delicately frosted representations of Australian bush flowers
  • Issued as Australian legal tender, the coin’s obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the year-date and the monetary denomination.
  • Issued as Australian legal tender, the coin’s obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the year-date and the monetary denomination.
  • Affixed to the presentation envelope is an official Australia Post $2.60 stamp, which is postmarked for the first day of issue.  The envelope also includes Australia Post’s Seal of Authenticity and official number.
  • The uncirculated aluminium bronze coin is housed in a beautifully designed card that fits inside a similarly illustrated envelope with a circular window revealing the coin’s reverse and obverse designs.