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Joint Australia – New Zealand stamp & coin set commemorates ANZAC’s shared Gallipoli experience

April 7, 2015 in Australian Coins, Blogs, Coins, Coins for sale, Collecting, Collector Sets, Commemorative, New Zealand Coins, News, Numismatica, Numismatics, Perth Mint, Proof Coins, Silver, Silver Coins, Stamps, World Coins

By Blog Team Perth Mint Blog

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The national postal service providers of Australia and New Zealand have come together in conjunction with The Perth Mint to honour troops from both nations who fought at Gallipoli.

The 2015 ANZAC Silver Coin & Stamp Set is a stunning collectable comprising an Australian 70c stamp, a New Zealand $2.00 stamp, and special commemorative stamp-shaped legal tender coins featuring superb complementary designs.

Set on background imagery of Anzac Cove, they share the word ANZAC and silhouetted figures of two soldiers at a memorial service – an Australian bugler wearing a slouch hat, and a New Zealand catafalque sentry Full article at the source>

Source: Perth Mint Blog

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