• 1 Cent 1985-1991, KM# 78, Australia, Elizabeth II
  • 1 Cent 1985-1991, KM# 78, Australia, Elizabeth II
Obverse

Third crowned portrait of HM Queen Elizabeth II facing right, wearing the George IV State Diadem.

The George IV State Diadem, officially the Diamond Diadem, is a type of crown that was made in 1820 for King George IV. The diadem is worn by queens and queens consort in procession to coronations and State Openings of Parliament. The piece of jewellery has been featured in paintings and on stamps and currency. It can be seen in the Queen's Gallery at Buckingham Palace.

Engraver: Raphael David Maklouf

ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1990
RDM

Reverse

The feathertail glider (Acrobates pygmaeus), also known as the pygmy gliding possum, pygmy glider, pygmy phalanger, flying phalanger and flying mouse, is a species of marsupial native to eastern Australia. It is the world's smallest gliding mammal and is named for its long feather-shaped tail.

Engraver: Stuart Devlin

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SD

Edge

1 Cent

3rd portrait
KM# 78 Schön# 65
Characteristics
Material Bronze
Weight 2.6 g
Diameter 17.51 mm
Thickness 1.5 mm
Shape round
Alignment Medal

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