Die clash possibilities on Australian coins
By CAA | Saturday, 29 April 2023
To help you to identify die clash on Australian coins.
Half penny - Die clash possibilities
The Half Penny design only changed in at the end of 1939 for the roo reverse. George VI can be visible on both the old and new design.
Penny - Die clash possibilities
The die clash of Penny Australian coins aren't frequent for certain periods or years.
Threepence - Die clash possibilities
The die clash possibilities of Threepence Australian coins are frequent because of the size of the denomination.
Sixpence - Die clash possibilities
The striking problems encountered because of the small size of the Threepence were not as prevalent in the Sixpence series. The larger coin size allowed a greater striking pressure with the result that Sixpences generally show good design detail.
Shilling - Die clash possibilities
Die clash are less frequent on Shilling.
Florin - Die clash possibilities
Between 1911 and 1936, three commemoratives Florins were issued, in 1927, 1934 and 1951.
Crown - Die clash possibilities
Die clash possibilities on decimal denominations will be added soon!