Obverse:||Queen Elizabeth II - Design by Raphael Maklouf.|
Legend: ELIZABETH. II. AUSTRALIA 100 DOLLARS
Reverse:||Pride of Australia Gold Nugget - Design by Stuart Devlin.|
Legend: THE AUSTRALIAN NUGGET 1OZ. .9999 GOLD - 1988
|Edge:||Reeded - continuous mill.|
|Size:||32.10 mm (diameter) 2.80 mm (thickness).|
|Composition:||.999 Fine Gold.|
|Gold Content:||1.00 oz.|
|Mintage:||Perth - Limit: 1,000; Actual: 679.|
1988 One Ounce Gold $100 - Pride of Australia
The reverse design of this coin celebrates the discovery, in Victoria in 1981, of the Pride of Australia gold nugget.
A further 8,180 1988 one ounce Pride of Australia $100 gold coins were included in 4 coin proof sets released by the Perth mint.
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