Young Collectors Blackbeard 1 Dollar Coin

Young Collectors Blackbeard 1 Dollar Coin

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This 2010 $1 coin portrays Blackbeard; the archetypal blood-thirsty pirate whose ferocious reputation so terrified merchant crews that most simply surrendered wherever they encountered him.  His infamous career; however; lasted less than two years.  Hunted down by the Royal Navy; he was killed during his last stand in 1718.Blackbeard Reverse Design The aluminium bronze coin depicts Blackbeard; who tied smouldering hemp chords in his long black hair to heighten his devilish air.  The design; which incorporates The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark; includes a chest containing a coloured representation of pirate treasure. Tuvalu Legal Tender Issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu; the coin depicts the Raphael Maklouf effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the 2010 year-date on the obverse. Presentation Card A great gift for any budding young collector; the coin is housed on an illustrated presentation card.   Technical Specifications Legal Tender Tuvalu Monetary Denomination (TVD) 1 Metal Aluminium Bronze Minimum Gross Weight (g) 13.80 Maximum Diameter (mm) 30.60 Maximum Thickness (mm) 3.10

Young Collectors Blackbeard 1 Dollar Coin

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