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The 1962 Australian penny obverse features the laureate bust of Queen Elizabeth II

facing right, with the surrounding legend:


The reverse shows a kangaroo in motion facing left, with the date below the tail, KG above the tail, and a star below the chest. Above is the word 'AUSTRALIA', and below the word 'PENNY'.

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1962 Y. Australian penny reverse

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1962 Y. Australian penny obverse


   - '.' after 'Y' in 'PENNY' - Perth mint mark

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1962 Y. Australian Penny Specifications
Monarch Queen Elizabeth II
Edge Plain
Weight 9.45 grams
Diameter 30.8 mm
Composition 97% copper, 2.5% zinc, 0.5% tin
Minted Perth, Australia
Mintage approx. 34,851,000
Scarcity readily available


1962 Y. Australian Penny Design
Obverse Mary Gillick
Reverse George Kruger Gray
1962 Y. Australian Penny value
VG F VF EF aUnc Unc
$0.90 $1.00 $1.25

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Abbreviation guide
VG Very Good
F Fine
VF Very Fine
EF Extremely Fine
aUnc about Uncirculated
Unc Uncirculated