Mutiny and Rebellion - The Rum Rebellion

2019 $1 Uncirculated Coin
Product Code: 10186
$15.00

In a dramatic clash between elite military and government, the ‘Rum Rebellion’ of 1808 was Australia’s only successful military coup – and also paved the way for the rule of law in Australia. The overthrowing of Governor William Bligh by the New South Wales Corps is commemorated by the Royal Australian Mint with this coin, marking the rebellion that changed Australia’s colonial history.

In a dramatic clash between elite military and government, the ‘Rum Rebellion’ of 1808 was Australia’s only successful military coup – and also paved the way for the rule of law in Australia. The overthrowing of Governor William Bligh by the New South Wales Corps is commemorated by the Royal Australian Mint with this coin, marking the rebellion that changed Australia’s colonial history.

Products specifications
Attribute nameAttribute value
Coin Year2019
Denomination$1
FinishUncirculated
Diameter25mm
Mass9.00g
Metal Type
 
Product TypeCoin
Mintage30000
Products specifications
Attribute nameAttribute value
Coin Year2019
Denomination$1
FinishUncirculated
Diameter25mm
Mass9.00g
Metal Type
 
Product TypeCoin
Mintage30000
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