2019 Australian One Dollar Coin Set - MUTINY AND REBELLION SET OF 3 UNCIRCULATED CARDED COINS
This set includes:
The Mutiny on the Bounty:
"On the fateful day in 1789 when a group of angry sailors mutinied aboard HMS Bounty, they could not have known that their actions would be a pivotal moment in Australian colonial history. The Royal Australian Mint has released this coin to commemorate this dramatic event. The first part of the Mutiny and Rebellion Series, this is a thrilling collection for coin collectors and history enthusiasts".
First part of the Mutiny and Rebellion series.
The Rum Rebellion:
"In a dramatic clash between elite military and government, the ‘Rum Rebellion’ of 1808 was Australia’s only successful military coup – and also paved the way for the rule of law in Australia. The overthrowing of Governor William Bligh by the New South Wales Corps is commemorated by the Royal Australian Mint with this coin, marking the rebellion that changed Australia’s colonial history".
Second part of the Mutiny and Rebellion series.
and the Eureka Stockade:
"The Royal Australian Mint has released this coin to commemorate the dramatic Eureka uprising of miners at Ballarat, Victoria, in 1854. This clash between struggling miners and the government led to the defeat of the miners, but also brought their plight to the attention of the people and led to more egalitarian representation of the people in Australia’s government".
Third and final part of the Mutiny and Rebellion series.
Brand new, carded, Uncirculated. Limited to 30,000 minted each.
Excellent condition. Very pleased