This coin is the first in an Australian Artist Kangaroo series (within the 'Skippy' series) of coins struck by the Royal Australian Mint Canberra. Australian Rolf Harris was commissioned to design the reverse. Famous for his distinctive style Rolf is a master painter and entertainer who gained status as an official artist for Queen Elizabeth II's 80th birthday portrait.
Born in Perth Rolf came to prominence with the song 'Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport' in 1960. Since then he has developed his career to be a truly international star in art as well as entertainment.
The silver proof version has frosted designs with mirror fields and is housed encapsulated in a plush official hinged-lid case protected by a full colour presentation box featuring Rolf Harris' signature and accompanied by a numbered certificate of authenticity.
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