Launched by the Royal Australian Mint (RAM) in 1998, this coin set stands as a testament to the Bicentenary of the discovery of Bass Strait by the renowned explorers Bass & Flinders in 1798. The 1998 set, a masterpiece in numismatic design, comprises six coins, with a focal point on the commemorative 50-cent coin.

Each of these meticulously crafted six-coin sets is securely sealed within an official fold-out presentation bubble pack, designed for a comprehensive view of both sides of the coins. Encased in a protective envelope, the set ensures the preservation of its pristine condition. Struck to the exacting standards of the Mint's Uncirculated quality, these coins are a testament to the artistry and precision associated with the RAM.

The coins within this set exhibit excellent condition, with only minor wear evident on the packaging, further attesting to the dedication to quality upheld by the Royal Australian Mint. The vibrant and informative packaging enhances the visual appeal of the set, offering collectors a unique and immersive experience.

Limited in production, only 74,108 of these distinguished sets were created, adding a layer of exclusivity to this commemorative collection. Dive into the historical significance of the Bass Strait discovery through the lens of numismatic artistry and secure your piece of this limited edition 1998 coin set, a treasure trove of Australian exploration history.


SKU 16248
Brand Royal Australian Mint

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