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NEW Aussie-style Christmas Stamp & Coin Cover

November 3, 2015 in Australian Coins, Blogs, Bronze, Bronze Coins, Coins, Coins for sale, Collecting, Commemorative, New Releases, News, Numismatica, Numismatics, Offers, Perth Mint, Uncirculated Coins, World Coins

By: Blog Team Perth Mint Blog

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The Australian Territory of Christmas Island, named when it was discovered on Christmas Day 1643, is the inspiration behind this year’s Christmas Stamp & Coin Cover.

The vividly illustrated envelope features the Island’s famous red crabs and a red-necked frigatebird playfully portrayed in Santa hats! The crabs also appear in the shape of a Christmas tree on the Australia Post 65c stamp, suitably stamped with a Christmas Island WA 6798 post-mark. Christmas 2015 Stamp & Coin Cover

The finishing touch is an uncirculated Australian $1 coin made by The Perth Mint with an equally vibrant illustration of Santa and his gift… Full article at the source>

Source: Perth Mint Blog

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