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2015 Australian Stock Horse coin follows sell-outs in 2013 and 2014

April 8, 2015 in Blogs, Numismatica, Numismatics

By: Blog Team Perth Mint Blog

The Australian Stock Horse has been a runaway success with the first two issues ‘sold out’. In 2015, the third release portrays this iconic working animal leaping a gate.

By: Perth Mint

 

The history of the Australian Stock Horse dates back to the arrival of Australia’s first horses with the First Fleet. Although they were initially used for stock and exploration work by the early settlers, more than 120,000 Australian Stock Horses served in the First World War. Their strength, stamina and courage earned them international recognition as the finest cavalry mounts in the world, and established their place Full article at the source>

Source: Perth Mint Blog

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