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Coin "The fortieth anniversary of Sydney Opera House"

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40-летняя годовщина Сиднейского оперного театра

Name The fortieth anniversary of Sydney Opera House
Presented by The Organizing Committee of Coin Constellation - 2014
Nominal value 1 dollar
Metal Silver 999°
Weight 31,1 g
Diameter 40 mm
Mintage 5000 pcs.
Production quality Proof
Description of obverse and reverse The obverse: in the center there is the Ian Rank-Broadley portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain. On the left – a semicircular inscription «ELIZABETH II». On the right - another semicircular inscription «AUSTRALIA 2013». The reverse: in the center there is an image of the Sydney Opera House. In the upper part – the face value «1 DOLLAR». At the bottom there is an inscription in three lines – «40th Anniversary of Sydney Opera House» and the logo of UNESCO.
A brief annotation The Royal Australian Mint, Sydney Opera House and UNESCO are proud to unveil a new coin design dedicated to the fortieth anniversary of one of the world’s most recognisable and busiest performing arts centuries. Sydney Opera House is a symbol of Australia's largest city: the roof of the theater makes this building unlike any one else in the world. It was inaugurated on October 20, 1973 by Queen Elizabeth II. The theater is located in Sydney Harbour, its architect Jorn Utzon is Dane. The theatre construction lasted 14 years and cost the treasury 102 million Australian dollars. Theater covers an area of 2.2 hectares. Its length is 185 m, width - 120 m. The building based on 580 piles, its weight is 161 tons. Sydney Opera House is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Designer Royal Australian Mint
Producer Royal Australian Mint

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Сергей
Не самая интересная монета Австралии.
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Александр Воропаев
Очень интересное здание, и так невыразительно представлена. Неужели текст выглядит ярче? Не думаю...
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Николай Чудин
совсем неяркая монета
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Дмитрий Максимов
Архитектурное произведение искусства, включенное в список ЮНЕСКО достойно лучшего изображения на монете.
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Владимир Борисов
здание интересное, монета похуже
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