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Australian $1 Coins

1992 Barcelona Olympics

The 1992 one dollar coin commemorates the 25th Olympiad in the Spanish city of Barcelona and also honours the achievements of Australia's sporting women. The javelin thrower on the coin's reverse is the first woman other than the Queen and the Princess of Wales to appear on an Australian coin. Designed by Perth artist Margaret Priest, the coin was modeled by Mint engraver, Wojciech Pietranik.

Nominal Specifications

Issues Released
Denomination: $1
Metal: 92% Copper
2% Nickel
6% Aluminum
Mass: 9 grams
Diameter: 25 mm
Olympic Illustrated Wallet
5 Coin Uncirculated Set
RAM Folder
Mint Uncirculated Sets


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