This coin was issued to mark the 150th anniversary of the striking of Australia's first locally produced gold coin the 1852 Adelaide Pound. Housed encapsulated in a red leatherette hinged-lid presentation case and protected by a colourful outer cardboard box.
A numbered certificate of authenticity is included in an accompanying booklet which provides a concise history of the events leading up to the striking of thew coin.
The Adelaide pound designs are struck on a gold plated silver center which is the exact diameter of the original coin. For the designs a Type I cracked die original was replicated using state-of-the-art scanning technology.
The reduction punch from which the working die was created was cut directly by a computer controlled engraving machine.
We will endeavour to deliver orders as quickly as possible but, please allow 3-4 weeks for delivery within Australia and 4-6 weeks overseas.
We require full payment with order, plus all shipping/postage charges before we dispatch any goods.
All shipping/postage (including insurance) costs are subject to change without notice.
Shipping charges for Australia is a flat fee of $8.50, except heavy items such as coin rolls, books, accessories and large quantities of coins and banknotes which will be charged at current Australia Post charges. We will advise you of these costs before shipping.
Overseas shipping charges as follows; orders up to 1kg;
- South Pacific Zone 1 - $25.00
- Asia Zone 2 - $28.00
- North & South America Zone 3 - $30.00
- Europe Zone 4 - $35.00
Orders over 1 kilogram, please contact us for shipping and insurance charges.