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Conditions Of Sale 1. Sale ends at 5pm on 6 September 2011 2. All offers in the Sale are made subject to that products being sold out prior to the acceptance of your order. Order early and avoid disappointment! 3. We reserve the right to restrict quantities. 4. Yes! We’ll say yes to  Lay-by orders more than $400 (see Order Form for conditions)  Cash, cheques, money orders and the usual credit cards  Bonus Points earned on all items in sale 5. Sorry but no to  Trade-ins or contra deals  Rainchecks once items are sold out  Returns or refunds on sale items ©2011 – All rights reserved. All items offered are subject to being sold out prior to receipt of order. Some items in this magazine may not be immediately available from our retail outlets. This list cancels all previous direct selling lists. Prices shown are subject to change without notice. Prices may include GST.

2006 $1 Television Mintmark (B, C, M, S) Set Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the introduction of television in Australia, this set comprises the C, M, S & B Mintmark 25mm Al-Br $1 BU coins – each set in the original RAM pack of issue. With a current catalogue value of $20, don’t miss the chance to add this Australian legal tender set to your collection at 25% off!

Dansco Supreme Pages 41mm For any world crown collector, the 41mm Supreme Album pages from Dansco – the world leader in numismatic presentation – are a must-have at any price. The perfect way to keep your crown collection safe and secure, these high-quality album pages are now available at 95 over 75% off!

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Tuvalu 2009 $1 Saltwater Crocodile 1oz Colour Silver Proof w/ scuffed packaging In utterly perfect condition – but with the outer box and case damaged – we are forced to crucify the market price of the .999 silver Crocodile $1 Proof by $50!

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The T starting point of decimal currency, the 1966 1c and 2c pair is a fundamental element of every Australian collection. The standard A price for the pair in EF-aUnc is a p pr surprisingly affordable $6.95 – Downies s Stocktake Sale price is a genuine shock. 95 Pay a mere $4.95!

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A sensational start to our Stocktake Sale, you can now secure a full-colour US legal tender tribute to the King of Rock & Roll for just $7.95! Struck at the US Mint and enhanced with colour by the Morgan Mint, each JFK Half Dollar honours one of the 31 movies in which Elvis appeared – movie of our choice. AS650

It only happens once a year – but it’s always worth the wait. Yes, Downies’ Stocktake Sale is back – and the bargains are hotter than ever! Our recent stocktake revealed a massive range of material, and, in a concerted effort to create some space in the Downies Vault, we have packed your Sale catalogue with a dynamic diversity of goodies – all available at mouth-watering markdowns! However, with our standard prices slashed by up to 50%, you must act quickly to take advantage of this sizzling selection of supersized savings. Although, in many cases, we have huge quantities to move, experience tells us that some products will be wiped out at speed. Avoid disappointment – get your order in early!

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SALE! $20 Lucky Dip With every envelope comprising a collectable worth more than the face value, Downies $20 Lucky Dip represents outstanding value – even at full price. With a massive 25% slashed off regular retail during our Stocktake Sale, however, our $20 Lucky Dip means that you simply can’t lose!

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A once-in-a-lifetime discount, the four official RAM 2-Coin Sets can now be yours at a stunning 30% off regular retail! SAVE nearly $20!

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Unveiled at the 2007 and 2011 World Money Fairs respectively, these official RAM Show products are among the most exclusive issues in the 1966-2011 Mint Set Series. Distinguished by an official World Money Fair overprint, only 1,500 of each 6-coin set (5c-$2) were released!

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Seldom seen on the market, this distinctive Australian legal tender pair has a combined current value of $179.50 – except during Downies Stocktake Sale! A must-have at our special price, we will smash the normal price by a staggering 41%! SAVE $74.50 whilst stocks last!

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Distinguished by an outer sleeve completely different to that of the standard 2010 Mint Set, and defined by a tiny limited edition of just 2,500, the RAM’s very first official USA Show Mint Set simply vanished from the market. Although we have just a handful of 6-coin 6 coin (5c-$2) ((5c $$2)) sets in stock, this h is your chance to secure his this exclusive Aussie Show Product at an A unbelievable 43% 3 off current 3% market value off $79! SAVE $34!

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Headlined by the one-year-only International Yearr of Astronomy 20c commemorative, and withh the ANDA Show Sets housed in packs distinguished by unique ANDA Show overprints, this collection of four 6-coin sets (5c-$2) has a standard retail value of nearly $195. Whilst stock lasts, we will slash the regular value by over 25%! SAVE $50!

Honouring the International Year of Planet Earth, the International Year of Astronomy, the Burke & Wills Expedition and the Australian Wool Industry respectively, the 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 2-Coin Sets are highlighted by a combined total of SIX unique, one-year-only commemorative types – plus two Platypus 20c coins. Beautifully presented in official RAM packs, our standard price for the four sets is $64.95.

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Comprising the standard 2009 Mint Set AND the three 2009 ANDA Show Mint Sets (mintage just 1,500 apiece!), the COMPLETE 2009 Mint Set Series is seldom offered – and never at a price like this!

A sensational opportunity to secure every one of the Royal Australian Mint’s popular 2-Coin Unc Sets, we have the COMPLETE 20082011 series at an unbeatable and unrepeatable super Sale saving!

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Headlined by the unique, one-year-only Year of Astronomy 20c, united with the Mob of Roos $1 – in superb Proof quality An irresistible bargain, the Official Issue Price of $45 is a thing of the past – at over 44% off, you SAVE $20!

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An official tribute to the Year of Planet Earth – includes 20c commemorative amongst its 6 coins (5c-$2) Normally $35, we have cut the price of this official RAM Mint Set by over 17%! Immediate action a must!

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H Honouring i the th International I t ti l Year Y off Astronomy, this impressive RAM collection includes six Proof coins – 5c to $2 Never more affordable, we have hammered the price of the 2009 Proof Set by nearly 35%! Usually $115 – now just $75!

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H uring Honouring i our proudd vo volunteer l tradition, this set includes six coi coins (5c-$2) including unique 20c & 50c commemoratives With a huge number of sets to clear, the price has been slashed by 40%! SAVE $25 off the standard price of $60!

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Comprises two immaculate Proof coins – the one-year-only International Year of Planet Earth 20c, and Mob of Roos $1 With a mountain of sets in stock, we are forced to devastate the normal price by an unbelievable 50%! SAVE $25!

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Including Australia’s first $1 commemorative, the Year of Peace 1986 Proof Set features 7 coins – from the 1c to $1 Sensational opportunity! Our standard price of $75 has been smashed by a stunning 40%! SAVE $30!

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One of the last Mint Sets to comprise all eight Australian denominations – 1c, 2c, 5c, 10c, 20c, 50c, $1 and $2 Although we have just 15 in stock, we can sacrifice this set at nearly 20% off the normal price – SAVE $10!

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One of the most sought after RAM Mint Sets – comprises six Unc coins from the long-gone 1c & 2c to the 50c Indicative of the rising market price of the series, this key set is usually $189 – SAVE $20 whilst stocks last!

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Australia’s first Mint Set, this 6-coin Unc set (1c to Silver Round 50c) was issued at the inception of decimalisation Normally $98, this historic set has been slashed by nearly 25%! Save a whopping $23.50 off the standard price! GX212



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2010 $1 Citizenship BU 

Includes four 40.60mm ‘Great Warrior’ 1oz .999 silver Proofs – mintage of just 5,000 apiece! Declaring war on the standard price, Downies can slash nearly 18% off the regular retail of $420 – SAVE $75!

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Comprises two 38.74mm Al-Br Unc coins set in an official Perth Mint pack – mintage just 20,000! Cataloguing at $35, we ccan offer this unique llegal tender set at an ooutrageous $12 – SAVE more than 60%! m

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This sparkling BU 30.60mm Al-Br Aussie legal tender coin celebrates the importance of Australian citizenship Set in an official, fullcolour Perth Mint pack – now over 15% off the regular retail!

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2005 $1 Kangaroo & Kiwi Icon Pair Al-Br BU

Sold out at the Perth Mint, this imposing 40.60mm $1 is struck to immaculate BU quality from 1oz .999 silver Sensational silver savings! Normally $59, we have crushed the standard retail by nearly 34%! SAVE $20!

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2009 $1 Kookaburra 1oz Silver Unc

This 40.60mm 1oz .999 silver Proof marks bicentenary of the birth of Felix Mendelssohn (1809-47) – mintage just 5,000! An affordable opportunity to honour one of the world’s great composers at less than $100

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Struck from 1oz .999 silver, with a mintage of 5,000 apiece, the Trafalgar and Salamis coins are hotly pursued Setting sail for super silver savings, this pristine pair is now nearly 29% off – SAVE a mind-boggling $100! KC844





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Unique 1oz .999 silver Proof tribute to the centenary of the first expedition to reach the South Magnetic Pole Normally retailing at $125, we are willing to knock off a sizable 20% – SAVE $26!

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Comprises Balaklava, Hastings and Cannae ‘Great Battles’ 40.60mm 1oz .999 silver Proofs – mintage just 5,000 apiece! The trio would usually cost you $334 – now over 40% off! SAVE a massive $139 while stocks last!





Includes six miniature predecimal coin replicas – precisely struck in copper & silver! Mintage a crazy 1,500! Tiny coins, tiny mintage and tiny price! SAVE over 16% off the standard retail of $24.50!

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Tuvalu 2009 $1 Felix Mendelssohn 1oz Silver Proof

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SA 50 VI % N G Measuring 30.60mm, this official Australian legal tender coin honours the World Masters Games – held in Sydney in 2009 An unprecedented opportunity, this unique Al-Br type is now HALF PRICE! Save 50% off the catalogue value of $15!

2009 $1 World Masters Games BU

Paying homage to the centenary of Swimming Australia – struck to Uncirculated quality from al-bronze Cataloguing at $15, this 30.60mm Australian legal ttender coin is now just $7.50 – SAVE a stunning 50%!

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ov S A er V E 30 % The Perth Mint’s 38.61mm 50c BU coin honours the 2007 Grand Sumo Tournament in Hawaii – set in an official card A super stocktake saving, we have slashed more than 30% off the normal price of $27.50!

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Celebrating the 75th anniversary of the completion of one of Australia’s key landmarks – the Sydney Harbour Bridge Crafted from 11.66g of .999 fine silver, each 25mm coin set in a case Normally retailing at $45, this oneyear-only commemorative is now a mere $25! Save over 55%!

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A one-year-only precious metal tribute to the 50th anniversary of the introduction of television in Australia Set in a RAM case – struck to the highest Proof standard from 11.66g .999 silver This unique 25mm Australian legal tender coin is now 33% off! SAVE $15 off the catalogue price of $45

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Recreation of the eye-catching, scallopedged Pattern that was a contender for Australia’s first $1 coin in 1984 Part of the 2004 Masterpieces issue – a shining example of Royal Australian Mint quality and creativity Despite the tiny number of coins in stock, we can offer this unique coin at just $37.50

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Marking the 60th anniversary of the Australian Citizenship Act – passed in 1948, but coming into effect in 1949 Struck to the RAM’s flawless Proof quality from 11.66g of pure .999 silver – set in a case Irresistible bargain! Usually priced at $50, this 25mm Australian legal tender coin now just $25!

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2004 $1 Aboriginal Scalloped Pattern

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2006 $1 Television Silver Proof 

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A unique celebration of the 10th anniversary of the issue of the first Mob of Roos $1, in 1984 Restruck for the 2004 Masterpieces in Silver Set, this 11.66g .999 silver type is part of a tiny mintage of 8,250 Valued at $65, this is your chance to secure this exclusive Australian legal tender coin for just $35!

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2007 $1 Sydney Harbour Bridge Silver Proof 



Commemorating the 150th anniversary of one of Australia’s key historical events – the 1854 Eureka Stockade Uprising Measuring 25mm in diameter, each Proof comprises 11.66g of pure, prestigious .999 silver Set in a case – and now available at 1/3rd off! SAVE $15 off regular retail!



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Recreating the unique seven-sided experimental Pattern considered for the first $1 – depicts Imperial Lion Taken from the 2004 Masterpieces in Silver Set and not normally available individually – mintage just 8,250 Spectacular value, this .999 silver Proof is now just $29.95

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A memorable tribute to Australia’s unofficial al ‘national anthem’ – Waltzing Matilda, penned ned e by Banjo Paterson in 1895 This unique 25mm 11.66g .999 silver Prooff originally part of the 2004 Masterpieces Set – rarely offered on its own Going for a song, we have this exclusive 2004-dated coin (mintage 8,250!) at 25% % off the standard price! Save $22+!

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Issued to celebrate Landcare Australia, and highlight the enormous importance of environmental awareness Each 25mm $1 struck from 11.49g of sterling silver – set in a case A sizzling saving, we have knocked 45% off the normal retail of $55 – SAVE $25!

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1979 1c Mint Roll An ever-popular way to collect decimal coins, original RAM rolls represent your guarantee of strictly Uncirculated quality. Downies Stocktake Sale represents your guarantee of super savings!

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1985 – 89 2c Circulating Set Unc

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The only 2c coins bearing the Maklouf portrait that could have been foundd in your change, the 1985, 1988 and 1989 2c are still very affordable – especially during Downies Stocktake Sale! Offered in Uncirculated quality, this terrific trio is just $5.95! Buy ten sets and SAVE nearly $30! That’s 50% off!

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Like the 1c, Australia’s 2c coin was deemed unnecessary by the late 1980s, with inflationary pressures rendering the coin obsolete. Although the 2c was struck in every year until demonetised in 1991, most of the final dates can only be found in RAM Mint Sets, with few issued for general public use. An important part of Australia’s currency heritage, this set comprises the last three dates that were indeed issued for circulation!

SAVE OVER $19 10 x 1988 & 89 2c CIRCULATING PAIR Unc

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1990, 1995, 2003, 2007 & 2008 5c Set Unc An irresistible opportunity to add some pristine decimal coins to your collection, this affordable set comprises the 1990, 1995, 2003, 2007 and 2008 5c – all in flawless Uncirculated quality! Coins from the 1966-2011 5c series, like most lower denominations, are seldom set aside at the time of issue, with collectors tending to focus upon commemoratives. With these dates now virtually impossible to find in your change in anything other than circulated condition, this is your chance to keep your collection complete in the finest possible quality. Unbeatable value-for-money at a mere $7.95 for the set, buy ten sets and save a whopping 50%!

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First seen at decimalisation in 1966, but ultimately undermined by inflation, Australia’s 1c coin was demonetised in 1991. A memorable keepsake of the final years of this iconic copper coin, this set comprises an example of every 1c coin issued for circulation bearing the Raphael Maklouf portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.

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1985 – 90 1c Circulating Set Unc

Taken from original Royal Australian Mint bags, and therefore defined by strictly Uncirculated quality, this pristine pair represents the LAST two 2c coins bearing the Raphael Maklouf portrait that were issued for circulation. A steal at just $3.95 for this historic duo, why not buy ten pairs for just $19.75? That’s an average price of less than $1 per coin!

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An even more affordable option for those of our clients seeking to stash away a memento of Australia’s copper coinage, we also have the 1988 and 1989 2c coins available as a pair – at a similarly scintillating Stocktake Sale saving!

A fantastic opportunity to secure high-grade examples of Australia’s muchloved, long-gone copper 1c coin, the 1979 1c Mint Roll comprises FIFTY coins – with every coin as good as the day it left the Royal Australian Mint. Affordable enough at the full retail of $14.95, we are able to smash the standard price by a startling 33%! At less than $10 for the 50-coin Mint Roll, you will pay an average price of just 20c per strictly Uncirculated coin! With only a small number of 1979 1c Mint Rolls in stock, and the price so low, time is of the essence!

The last five dates struck for circulation, with the 1c issued only in RAM Mint Sets in 1986 and 1991, this complete set includes the 1985, 1987, 1988, 1989 and 1990 1c – with every coin in Uncirculated condition! Priced to please all pockets at a mere $9.95 for the set – an average price of less than $2 per coin! – take advantage of our surplus of stock and buy ten sets and save an unbelievable $49.75!

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Standard types – at anything but standard prices! 2003, 2004, 2007 & 2008 10c Set BU

2007 & 2008 20c Pair Unc

A tremendous opportunity to fill some of those gaps in your collection – at a super Stocktake Sale price! – this 4-coin 10c set is underpinned by pristine, Brilliant Uncirculated quality.

Issued into circulation, but, as non-commemoratives, often ignored by collectors, many will have missed the opportunity to secure the 2007 Platypus 20c and 2008 Platypus 20c coins in strictly Uncirculated quality. This is your chance!

Regularly ignored by collectors, standard decimal types are rarely stashed away at the time of issue. Yes, you will still find these coins – dated 2003, 2004, 2007 and 2008 – in your change today, but in Brilliant Uncirculated quality? Never. A coin doesn’t have to pass through many hands before it exhibits the signs of circulation and, as all decimal enthusiasts want a collection defined by the highest quality, this is an opportunity you can’t afford to miss. Taken from original RAM bags, each coin is in strictly BU!

$7 SAVE OVER $39 10 x 2003, 2004, 2007 & 2008 10c SET BU

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1996–2001 20c Set Unc

Taken from original Royal Australian Mint bags, we have these coins available at an unbelievable $1.50 apiece!

Comprising the LAST three 20c coins to bear the Raphael Maklouf portrait of Elizabeth II, as well as the FIRST three 20c dates distinguished by the current Ian Rank-Broadley effigy, this 6-coin set is important, high-grade and, best of all, incredibly affordable.

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2008 $1 Unc A fantastic opportunity for our clients to secure a key 2008 date in Mint state, we have a huge number of the 2008 Mob of Roos $1 in stock – at a price sure to shock!

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Very affordable at the full current retail value of $2.95, this is your chance to secure the 2008 Mob of Roos $1 at 32% off! A mere $2 per strictly Uncirculated coin!

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A must-have for those keen to preserve a complete collection in top quality, the 2008 $1 was issued for circulation. However, although you will find this coin in your change, it does not take long before the signs of circulation are apparent. To ensure premium quality, you need to secure this coin BEFORE it reaches circulation. As good as the day it left the RAM, each 2008 Mob of Roos $1 is in guaranteed ‘as struck’ condition! AS663

Seldom stashed away at the time of release, the 1996, 1997 & 1998 Maklouf 20c coins, and the 1999, 2000 & 2001 Rank-Broadley 20c coins are missing from most decimal collections in premium condition. Taken from original RAM bags, and therefore defined by strictly Uncirculated quality, this 6-coin set is sensational value-for-money at just $26.95. Pay little more than $4 per coin!

It is the potential long-term scarcity of coins such as the 2007 Platypus 20c and 2008 Platypus 20c that makes an offer such as this so crucial. An incredibly affordable opportunity to ensure you maintain a complete collection in the highest possible quality, we have the 2007 Platypus 20c and 2008 Platypus 20c in sparkling Uncirculated condition – at an astonishingly low price! AN478 AO774

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Unlike commemoratives, which are hoarded en masse, standard Australian decimal types are seldom stashed away at the time of issue. It is only in later years, when gaps appear in collections, that collectors turn their attention to these non-commemorative issues, and by then, it is often too late to acquire such coins in premium grade – or at a reasonable price.

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Within the reach of all at just $7.95 for the set, buy ten 4-coin sets and pay just $39.75! That’s HALF PRICE!

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The last of their kind – Australia’s last two predecimal florin dates in Unc! Save $20 on the pair – or grab the chance to buy 10 pairs and save $211!

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Struck at the Melbourne Mint, and presented in strictly Uncirculated quality Tremendous value-for-money at more than 28% off the current catalogue value! SA 1962 & 1963 $2 VE Florin Pair Unc 0

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End of an era – the final two dates of the 1910-63 Sixpence Series – in Unc! A bargain for the pair at just $8.95 – buy 10 pairs and save a stunning $60!

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Honouring the 1951 Jubilee of Federation and 1954 Royal Visit – graded aUnc Last two predecimal commemoratives – a bargain at more than 40% off! SA $1 VE 1958 Florin BU 0

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Fantastic opportunity to enjoy the famed Ram’s Head design in flawless Unc With regular retail slashed by 38%, this coin will never be more affordable SA 1962 & 1963 $ 5 VE Sixpence Pair Unc

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An historic pair – the penultimate and last date of the 1910-63 3d Series Graded Unc, and simply irresistible at nearly 40% off the normal price!

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First three Elizabeth II 3d dates bearing previously omitted F:D in legend Stunning Unc quality meets sensational savings! Now over 30% off! SA 1963 & 1964 $ 5 VE Threepence Pair Unc

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Copper classics – the final three dates of the 1911-64 1d Series – graded Unc! A must-have for every collection at nearly HALF the standard price of $38.95!

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Includes the last four shilling dates issued during the reign of George VI Normally $152 in aUnc, as here, the set of four has been slashed by over 40%! SA $1 VE 1957 Shilling Unc 2

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Australia’s last four halfpenny dates – in immaculate Uncirculated quality! Save $12 on the set – or buy 10 sets and save a staggering $135!





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Complete, with only 1953A, 1954Y, 1955 & 1959 1/2d dates issued in the 50s In aUnc-Unc, and a must-have at HALF the catalogue value of $94! SA 1962– 64 $1 VE Penny y Trio Unc 9

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The last two of only three 2/- dates struck at San Francisco Mint during WWII Glittering Unc quality, and a mind-blowing bargain at $61 off standard retail! SA 1955–57 $2 VE Threepence Trio BU 0

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First two Elizabeth II 2/- dates – and only dates missing F:D from obverse With nearly 43% cut from the standard price, you SAVE a massive $30! SA 1961– 64 $1 VE Halfpenny Set Unc (4) 2





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Struck at San Francisco Mint as US aided Australian wartime coin production  An historic WWII keepsake – now available at over 20% off catalogue value! SA Complete 1950s $ 4 VE Halfpenny Set aUnc–Unc (4) 7

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Struck at the USA’s Denver & San Francisco Mint respectively during WWII Highly desirable WWII mementos – especially at $25 off catalogue value SA 1953 & 1954 $ 3 VE Florin Pair aUnc 0

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Last three 3d dates struck before 1934, as a result of the Great Depression Save an astonishing 43% off the standard price of this historic trio in F-aVF ov S A 1940K.G & 1941K.G er V E 25 Penny Pair Ave Circ %

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Crucial dates – the last three florins issued during the reign of George V An affordable addition to your predecimal collection at just $59 for the trio

 

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Ever-popular George VI WWII florin dates – in sparkling EF-aUnc condition Irresistible bargain! Save a gargantuan $50 off the standard retail price!

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Australia’s first commemorative – honouring launch of new Parliament House  Save 37% off the price of what is arguably Australia’s most beautiful coin SA 1942, 44, 45, 45Y, 52 $1 VE Halfpenny Set Ave Circ (5) 0

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Comprises four sought after WWII 1/2d dates – plus last George VI 1/2d date! Unbeatable value-for-money! Yours at an average price of under $3 per coin!



Historic, sought after coins – the final four Australian George V penny dates Barnstorming bargain! Save an incredible 48% off the normal price in VF-EF! SA $ 4 VE 1946 Penny Fine–VF 1

$98  

Crucial date in the 1910-64 series – Australia’s 3rd lowest mintage 1d! Dynamite discount! SAVE a whopping 29% off standard price of $139 in F-VF!

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Last 1/- date struck at Royal Mint, London – minuscule mintage just 800,000! One of the lowest mintage 1/- dates, this key coin slashed by nearly 30%! SA 1933 – 36 $ 4 VE Penny y Set VF–EF ((4)) 6

$49 

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$39

Low-mintage key dates – just 0.673m 1924, 0.664m 1928 & 0.48m 1934 1/- struck Missing from most collections – add them to yours for just $38! Save 20%!

$75



Vital low-mintage dates – 800,000 1915 & 528,000 1942 3d (lowest in series!) Essential for every predecimal collection, this key pair is now over 25% off! SA 1927 $2 VE Canberra Florin EF 3

$49

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Last George V 1/2d struck in England (1915) and last struck India (1918) Historic, distinctive key date pair – and a must-have at more than 22% off! SA 1924, 28 & 34 $1 VE Shilling Trio VG 0

1915 Shilling Good

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$59





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Includes standard 1920 1d, with ‘dot above’ & ‘dot below’ scroll 1920 1d types Save 26% on this unusual mintmark trio from the 1911-64 Penny Series SA 1934–36 $1 VE Florin Trio aF–Fine 0



1915 & 1942M Threepence Pair Ave Circ

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$1695

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Only two 2/- dates struck at Heaton Mint – crucial early George V issues Tiny mintages of 500,000 & 750,000 respectively – SAVE $40 on the pair! SA 1926–28 $1 VE Threepence Trio F–aVF 3

$68

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$1695



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Australia’s first three penny dates, with no copper coinage issued in 1910  Simply outrageous value-for-money for such historic coins at a mere $5.95! • , 1920 below • , ove SAV 1920, 1920 above r2 E Pennyy Trio Ave Circ 6%

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1911–1913 Penny y Trio Ave Circ


Pathways to the past – at prices to please all pockets!

Buried away in the depths of the Downies Vault, we have found a few examples of the 1808 George III Cu-Ni Pattern Collections – in Cupro-Nickel, Golden Alloy and Sterling Silver!

1808 Proof Pattern Replica Collection (12)

Carrying designs representing a variety of nations associated with the British Empire, each of these collections includes twelve 40mm Proof Pattern replicas – with each Pattern bearing the portrait of King George III so well known to Australians through the trigger for the Currency Proclamation of 1800, the 1797 Cartwheel Penny. Beautifully presented, each set is housed in a timber case, accompanied by Certificates of Authenticity.

$57 SAVE $39 NICKEL SILVER

$60 SAVE $79 GOLDEN ALLOY

$120

$470

Crushing the standard prices in a bid to clear this surprise stash, we have shaved 39% off each of these historic collections. The Cupro-Nickel set, normally $99, is now just $60, whilst the Golden SAVE $229 SILVER Alloy set, usually $199, can be yours for a mere $120! A simply sensational saving, the sterling silver set normally retails at $699 – now just $470! Save an outrageous $229!

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Historical Currency Replica Collection

$60

Recreating one of the most significant commemoratives of the era to honour the ill-fated expedition, this crown-sized 1861 Burke & Wills Medal Replica is normally $19.95. With the standard retail smashed by 39% during our Stocktake Sale, this faithful replica can now be yours for a mere $12!

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Incorporating recreations of the 1930 Penny, 1937 Pattern Penny and 1787-99 Spade Guinea – amongst others – this 12-piece collection of actual size, doublee-sided replicas pays homage to some of the icons of Australian numismatic history. Housed in a case, the set normally retails for $99, but whilst our limited stocks last, we are willing to slash an extraordinary 39% off that figure. A pathway to the past at a price too please all pockets, this memorable collection can be yours for a mere $60!

Burke & Wills Medallion Pack

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AO289

$3950

A sensational opportunity to add a crown-sized Silver Proof to your collection, we can sacrifice the 40mm 1808 NSW Silver Proof Pattern Replica at an unbelievable $57! Given soaring precious metal prices, the astonishing 40% discount off the normal price of $95 will see our stock wiped out in days – if not hours.

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Featuring the famous portrait of George III, united with a powerfully Australian reverse, thiss set includes Patterns in six different metals – Golden Alloy, copper, aluminium, pewter, cu-ni and Antiqued bronzed copper. Originally $89.50, the set is available at just $39.50 – ann average price just $6.50 per Pattern!

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A stunning synthesis of quality, variety and value, the 1808 NSW Proof Pattern Collection is now less than half price!

AP239

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1808 NSW Silver Prooflike Pattern Replica

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1808 NSW Proof Pattern Replica Collection (6)


The world’s major landmarks – at a landmark discount! SA $ 4 VE 0

Comprising a $10 coin – struck to the highest Proof quality from 1oz of sterling silver – this eye-catching legal tender presentation is highlighted by a precisely detailed goldplated miniature replica of the Reichstag, which can be displayed upright or set into the 38.61mm flan of the host coin. Usually retailing at $195, this is your chance to secure this unique ue numismatic collectable at a whopping 39% off! Save S an unprecedented $40! Just J six examples in stock!

Celebrating one of Egypt’s most renowned landmarks, this stunning legal tender presentation ntation tation pays homage to the Abu Simbel temples.

AS687

Part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site knownn as the Nubian Monuments in southern Egypt, the temples of Abu Simbel were carved out of a mountainside during the 13th century BC. Relocated in 1968, to avoid being submerged during the creation of Lake Nasser, part of this imposing Ancient complex has been superbly recreated as a detailed silver, 24-carat gold-plated miniature – able to be displayed upright or laid a aid flat upon a 38.60mm 1oz .999 silver host coin! oin!

$9995

A memorable tribute, e available at an unbeatable price, we have slashed a massive $100 off the regular retail of $199.95! A sensational saving of nearly 50%!

$72

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Comprising a 38.60mm 1oz .999 fine silver $10 Proof coin – upon which a sterling silver, gold-plated miniature of an Easter Island statue can be laid flat or set upright – this unusual legal tender issue has a regular retail value of $118.75. For a limited time only, Downies wnnies is willing to sacrifice this sought after limited edition e at a mere $72! With a gargantuan 39% stripped from f the normal price, the remaining examples we have in stock will disappear within days.

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Cook Islands 2009 $10 3D Abu Simbel

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Although great mystery surrounds the 887 statues found on the World Heritage Listed Polynesian isle of Easter Island – commemorated by this exquisite precious metal presentation – there’s no mystery about the outstanding value of Downies Stocktake Sale!

A fantastic opportunity to pay homage to one of Germany’s most significant landmarks – completed e in ed 1894 to house the Parliament of the German Empire piire in Berlin, and the home of the current German Parliament – the standard price of the 2003 $10 3D Reichstag Silver Proof has been slashed!

$155

Cook Islands 2007 $10 3D Easter Islands

Cook Islands 2006 $10 3D Statue Of Liberty A stunning tribute to the Statue of Liberty – a 46 metre high (93m high with pedestal) statue given to the USA by France to celebrate the centenary of the Declaration of Independence in 1886 – this remarkable legal tender presentation stands as stark testimony to the power and precision of modern minting. Featuring a sterling silver, gold-plated miniature Statue of Liberty, which can be set upright or laid flat upon the 38.60mm 1oz .9999 silver host coin, this exceptional collectable is also powerful evidence of Downies’ commitment e ent to giving our clients the best possible savings during d our sensational Stocktake Sale! Normally $107.95, 7 95 we are willing to cut the Statue of Liberty down by nearly 40%! Save $42.95 whilst stocks last!

$65

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Nauru 2003 $10 3D Reichstag

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$5

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Celtic Warrior Figurine

39% SAVING

$12

Approximately 4cm high

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$32

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Includes Black Egyptian Cat 10cm, Egyptian Cat Pencil Topper, Egyptian Cat Gilt Pendant, Cleopatra VII Silver Tetradrachm Coin Pack, Egyptian Hieroglyphic Ruler

50% SAVING

39% SAVING

$6

AN137 377

33% SAVING

AM771

AM770

$57 Celtic Cross Letter Opener ner

Egypt Quintet

SAVE $38

AN138

50% SAVING

$375

$57 Wadjet Eye Gilt Pendant

Aynsley Diana Portrait Mug

SAVE $38

AN144

AM773

$82 Scarab Pendant

Aynsley Diana Charity Mug

SAVE $53

AN142

Aynsley Diana Bread & Butter Plate


Eureka Stockade 150th Anniversary Gold-edged Plate

Ancient Greek Replica Coin Trio

Henry VIII Trio

SAVE $5

Henry VIII Painted & Pewter Figurine Pair

SAVE $35

40% SAVING

SAVE $39

$9

38% SAVING

$8

Knight Figure Pencil Topper

39% SAVING

$6

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KC851

KC849

KT243

Interlaced Zoomorphic Eagle Head Pendant

$1495 39% SAVING

$3

AM043

39% SAVING

$54

AM031

Interlaced Cross Pin Badge

AN135

Interlaced Cross Gem Pin Badge

$25

AN136

$60

AK006

Includes Henry VIII Foot Combat Armour (approx 14cm high), Henry VIII Pewter Necklace, Henry VIII Tudor Bust


Mini Medal Set (4)

Mini Medieval Figure Set

38% SAVING

Norman Knight & Henry Plantagenet Figurine Pair

35% SAVING

Roman Soldier Figurine Trio

SAVE $4950

Roman Pewter Mini Figurine Pair

$3750

Roman/Medieval Ancient Catapult

HALF PRICE!

Mary Queen Of Scots Replica Coin Pair

$99 Scottish Pewter Mini Figurine Pair

KT651

$12

Each approximately 13cm high

Each approximately 8cm high KC167

Includes Saxon Warrior, Saxon King, Norman Knight, Viking Warrior Each approximately 4cm high 80

KC402

$32

KC850

HALF PRICE!

HALF PRICE!

39% SAVING

$12

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Each approximately 6cm high

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$10

KC853

$6

KC846

$10

AM035

Includes Roman Gladiator, Julius Caesar Each approximately 5cm high

KT246

39% SAVING


Elizabeth I & Shakespeare Pewter Mini Figurine Pair

Skull Pencil Topper

Lord’s Prayer Silver Pendant Pair

39% SAVING

Titanic Table Linen Replica Trio

SAVE over $47

HALF PRICE!

Tudor & Renaissance Thimble Pair

$72

Roman Centurion Helmet & Medieval Thimble Pair

HALF PRICE!

KC847

$3

AM054

KC854

$10

USA Civil War North & South 6-piece Set

$49 British Historic Quill Pen Replica Trio

KC245

Includes Titanic Hand Towel, Titanic Napkin, Titanic Place Mat

Each approximately 5cm high

HALF PRICE!

HALF PRICE!

42% SAVING

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$1490

KC264

$29

KT813

$1495

KC856

$1495

KC855

Each approximately 6cm high


PNCs – priced to please!





$11

AP685 AP P6855





$10

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Unique tribute to the 200th anniversary of Australia’s postal system Headlined by the Perth Mint’s Australian legal tender, full-colour 30.60mm BU $1 coin A discount worth writing home about, we have slashed a mighty 35% off the retail of $17!

Official Australia Post tribute to Girl Guides Australia centenary Highlighted by the RAM’s unique, one-year-only 25mm Australian legal tender al-bronze $1 coin Priced to clear, we can slash the regular retail by over 36%! Save $6.95 whilst stocks last!

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$8

Paying homage to one of Australia’s most admired aquatic inhabitants Uniting a 55c stamp and a full-colour 38mm Dolphin medallion in an individually numbered pack Issued by Australia Post at $19.95 – now available at well under HALF recommended retail!







$8





$11

Unique keepsake of the world’s biggest ever Expo – held in Shanghai Includes the Perth Mint’s memorable Year of the Tiger Australian legal tender 30.60mm BU $1 Outstanding value-formoney! SAVE nearly 39% off the standard retail price of $17.95!

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Honouring Hawthorn’s stunning victory in the 2008 AFL Grand Final Featuring a 38mm diameter medallion and a 55c stamp, set within an individually numbered pack This official Australia Post release was originally issued at $19 – now a crazy $8 apiece!

2010 $1 Burke & Wills PNC 





$11

2010 $1 Shanghai World Expo PNC 

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$9

2009 Coloured Dolphins Medallion PNC

2010 $1 Centenary Of Girl Guides PNC 



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2008 Hawthorn Premiers Medallion PNC

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2009 $1 Postal Service Bicentenary PNC



Official Australia Post Sydney 2008 World Youth Day tribute Comprises the Perth Mint’s unique full-colour Australian legal tender 30.60mm $1 BU Super stocktake saving! Regular price of $14.95 a thing of the past – pay just $9! Save 39%!

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Marking 150 years since the ill-fated 1860 Burke & Wills Expedition Features Perth Mint’s one-year-only Australian legal tender 30.60mm BU $1 coin With the retail smashed by 35%, this official Australia Post issue is now a mere $11 apiece!

2011 20c Ashes PNC 





$12

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Honours the centenary of Australian quarantine regulations Comprises a ‘not-issuedfor-circulation’ 25mm al-bronze Australian legal tender $1 type Save $7.95! Normal retail value of $19.95 now blown away by a whopping 39%! ACT NOW!

AR139 AR R1399



2008 $1 World Youth Day PNC

AN509 AN N5099

2008 $1 Australian Quarantine Centenary PNC

$12

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Official tribute to the Australia v England 2010-11 Ashes series Features a unique 20c – not issued for circulation and must-have for a complete collection! Normally $19.95, this limited edition PNC is a bargain at $12 – SAVE 39% off regular retail!

KC862

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