The Bold, The Bad and The Ugly: 'Australia’s Wild Colonial Bushrangers’

2019 $1 Silver Proof 'C' Mintmark Coin
Product Code: 10101
$60.00

Colonial Australia was a dangerous place, with lawless renegades known as bushrangers haunting the roads and settlements. Frederick Ward and his partner Mary Ann Bugg were known far and wide as ‘Captain Thunderbolt’ and ‘The Captain’s Lady’. Their boldness and acts of gallantry earned them a certain amount of public sympathy. With this Silver Proof Coin, the Royal Australian Mint recalls Australia’s bushrangers and their legacy of art, folklore and identity.

Colonial Australia was a dangerous place, with lawless renegades known as bushrangers haunting the roads and settlements. Frederick Ward and his partner Mary Ann Bugg were known far and wide as ‘Captain Thunderbolt’ and ‘The Captain’s Lady’. Their boldness and acts of gallantry earned them a certain amount of public sympathy. With this Silver Proof Coin, the Royal Australian Mint recalls Australia’s bushrangers and their legacy of art, folklore and identity.

Products specifications
Attribute nameAttribute value
Coin Year2019
Denomination$1
FinishProof
Diameter25.00mm
Mass11.66g
Metal Type
 
Product TypeCoin
Mintage5000
Products specifications
Attribute nameAttribute value
Coin Year2019
Denomination$1
FinishProof
Diameter25.00mm
Mass11.66g
Metal Type
 
Product TypeCoin
Mintage5000
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