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Honouring those stood tall in the face of what seemed like imminent invasion by Japan in 1942, the 2017 $1 Defending a Nation 4-Coin Set captures the darkest days of Australia’s World War II experience in official legal tender.

A spellbinding fusion of traditional numismatic sculpture and glorious full-colour, the set comprises four 40mm silver-plated Proofs. Superbly designed, each 75th anniversary coin honours one of the key elements of the defence of Australia in 1942 – the Kokoda Campaign, the Battle of the Coral Sea, the Bombing of Darwin and the defence of Port Moresby respectively.

Poignant, historic and beautifully presented, the 2017 $1 Defending a Nation 4-Coin Set will make a fine acquisition for anyone interested in Australia’s rich military heritage – but you will have to be quick! Astonishingly affordable given the tiny worldwide mintage of just 1,942, we expect this set to sell out at speed. Therefore immediate action is a must! 

Specifications:

Issuing Country: Niue

Year of Issue: 2017

Denomination: 1 Dollar

Grade: Proof

Diameter: 40mm

Mintage: 1,942 worldwide

 

Free accessories:

Custom-made case

A numbered Certificate of Authenticity

Honouring those stood tall in the face of what seemed like imminent invasion by Japan in 1942, the 2017 $1 Defending a Nation 4-Coin Set captures the darkest days of Australia’s World War II experience in official legal tender.

A spellbinding fusion of traditional numismatic sculpture and glorious full-colour, the set comprises four 40mm silver-plated Proofs. Superbly designed, each 75th anniversary coin honours one of the key elements of the defence of Australia in 1942 – the Kokoda Campaign, the Battle of the Coral Sea, the Bombing of Darwin and the defence of Port Moresby respectively.

Poignant, historic and beautifully presented, the 2017 $1 Defending a Nation 4-Coin Set will make a fine acquisition for anyone interested in Australia’s rich military heritage – but you will have to be quick! Astonishingly affordable given the tiny worldwide mintage of just 1,942, we expect this set to sell out at speed. Therefore immediate action is a must! 

Product ID: 14548
$ 199