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January 2013

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Qty A$ Price SH022 AU000 AU001 KC968 KC967 KC969 AU004 AU005 AU006 KC970

SH154 SH152 SH153

AU344 AU377 SH001

AU348 AU349 AU350 AU347 AU351 AU352 AU329 AU196 AN297 AU353 AU354 AU236 AU237 AU238 AU345 AU355 AR197 AJ304 AJ305 KT881 KT464 HA416 HF693 HA434 HA440 AU336 AT754 AU050 AU015 AT983 AU065 AU302


Tassie Devil – in GOLD! Niue 2013 $100 Tasmanian Devil 1oz Gold Proof $2,995.00 RAM’s 2013 annual issues! 2013 Mining Two-Coin Unc Set $20.00 2013 Mining Two-Coin Proof Set $55.00 2013 Proof Set w/Free Platypus Booklet $130.00 2013 Mint Set w/Free Platypus Booklet $32.50 2013 Proof & Mint Set Pair w/FREE 1937-56 Zoological Stamps Fine Used $162.50 2013 Baby Proof Set $125.00 2013 Baby Mint Set $45.00 2013 Wedding Proof Set $145.00 2013 Annual Set Collection (7) $549.50 January Money 2013 Page 1 New First Fleet Silver Proof! Tokelau 2013 $1 First Fleet – Life At Sea Silver Proof $99.00 Tokelau 2013 $1 First Fleet – The Departure Silver Proof $99.00 Tokelau 2013 $1 First Fleet – The Journey Silver Proof $99.00 Pages 2 & 3 Holey Dollar & Dump – 200th Anniversary! RAM 2013 $1 Bicentenary Of The Holey Dollar Silver Proof $55.00 Perth Mint 2013 Holey Dollar & Dump 1oz Silver Proof Pair $119.00 Tuvalu 2008 $1 Early Governors Of Australia 1oz Silver Colour Proof Collection (5) $425.00 Pages 4 & 5 Best of British for 2013! GB 2013 £5 Coronation BU $24.95 GB 2013 £2 London Underground Bimetal Pair BU Pack $29.95 GB 2013 £2 350th Anniversary Of The Guinea Bimetal BU $19.95 GB 2013 Mint Set $69.95 GB 2013 Commemorative Proof Set $99.95 GB 2013 Premium Proof Set $199.00 Page 6 Echidna invasion! 2013 50c Bush Babies II Echidna 1/2oz Silver Proof $67.50 Papua New Guinea 2012 5K Echidna Diamond Eye 1oz Silver Antique Proof $200.00 1980 5c Echidna Mint Roll (40) $14.95 Page 7 1913 Centenary Sovereigns! 1913 Gold Sovereign Trio gVF-gEF $2,195.00 1913 Gold Sovereign gVF-gEF $795.00 GB 2013 Gold Sovereign Proof $995.00 GB 2013 Gold Half Sovereign Proof $595.00 GB 2013 Gold Quarter Sovereign Proof $319.00 Pages 8 & 9 Australian Banknotes Centenary $49,000.00 1913 10/- R1c Collins/Allen Very Fine 1913 10/- R1c Collins/Allen VG (with minor edge faults) $12,950.00 1913 10/- R1c Collins/Allen Fair $8,500.00 1961 10/- R17 Coombs/Wilson Reserve Bank Unc $425.00 1961 £1 R34 Coombs/Wilson Reserve Bank Unc $329.00 1961 10/- & £1 Reserve Bank Coombs/Wilson Pair Unc SAVE A$105! $649.00 1966 $1-$20 Coombs/Wilson Set Of 4 Unc SAVE A$132 $295.00 $1 R71 Coombs/Wilson Unc $98.00 $2 R81 Coombs/Wilson Unc $95.00 $10 R301 Coombs/Wilson Unc $109.00 $20 R401 Coombs/Wilson Unc $125.00 Pages 10 & 11 Sensational Snake Selection! 2013 $5 Colour Lunar Snake 1/20oz Gold BU $159.00 2008-2012 $5 Colour Lunar 1/20oz Gold BU Collection (5) JUST 4 IN STOCK! $849.00 Laos 2013 2,000 Kip Lunar Snake Jade 2oz Silver Proof $295.00 Canada 2013 $15 Lunar Lotus Snake Silver Proof $138.00 2013 $1 Year Of The Snake High Relief 1oz Silver Proof $110.00 Fiji 2013 $1 Yin Yang Lunar Snake Silver Proof Pair $119.00 Palau 2013 $5 High Relief Gemstone Lunar Snake 1oz Silver Proof $109.00 Subtotal Column One


Qty A$ Price HF318 HF247 HF252 GZ077 GZ080 AT056 GZ086 AB680 AB690 AB058 AH401 AU246 AT317

KC236 AL757 AL531 AL988 AL756 AT460 AT816 AT944 AE090 AU356 AJ653 AU357 AU358 AC409 HA437 HA438 HI475 HI476 HI488 AL748 HI499 AN019 AU340

AU339 AU338 AU343 AU253 AU298 AU262


Page 12 Special birthday or anniversary in 2013? 1913 George V Set Good-VG (4) $79.00 1923 George V Set VG (5) $2,750.00 1933 George V Set VG (4) $219.00 1943 George VI Set Fine-VF (6) $64.50 1953 Elizabeth II Set Fine-VF (6) $49.00 1963 Elizabeth II Set VF-EF (6) $45.00 1963 Elizabeth II Set Unc (6) $79.00 1973 Year Set Unc (6) $189.00 1983 Year Set Unc (6) $49.00 1993 Mint Set $69.00 2003 Mint Set $49.00 Page 13 Majestic Mother of Pearl Cook Islands 2013 $50 Mother Of Pearl Zeppelin 5oz Silver Proof $795.00 Fiji 2012 $50 Year Of The Dragon Mother Of Pearl 5oz Silver Proof $895.00 Page 14 Unique $1 types! 2006 $1 Television Mintmark (B, C, M, S) Set $13.95 2006 $1 Television B Unc $5.00 2006 $1 Television C Unc $5.00 2006 $1 Television M Unc $5.00 2006 $1 Television S Unc $5.00 2012 $1 ANDA Show B Counterstamp Al-Br Unc $16.95 2012 $1 ANDA Show M Counterstamp Al-Br Unc $16.95 2012 $1 ANDA Show S Counterstamp Al-Br Unc $16.95 Page 15 An Australian selection… 1927 Canberra Florin aUnc $99.00 1942S & 1943D Threepence Pair Unc $58.00 1957–59 Shilling Trio aUnc-Unc $49.00 1988 50c Bicentennial Specimen SAVE A$7 $12.95 1991 $1 RAM ‘Mint Your Own’ Unc $49.00 1997 $1 Kingsford Smith Twin Pack $59.00 1972 $10 R304 Phillips/Wheeler ‘Commonwealth Of Australia’ Unc SAVE A$31 $79.00 1974 $10 R305 Phillips/Wheeler ‘Australia’ Unc SAVE A$80 $195.00 1976 $20 R406a Knight/Wheeler Centre Thread Unc $245.00 1976 $20 R406b Knight/Wheeler Side Thread Unc $295.00 1973 $50 R505 Phillips/Wheeler Unc $298.00 Also available Consecutive Pair $596.00 1985 $100 R609 Johnston/Fraser Unc $280.00 Also available Consecutive Pair $560.00 Page 16 New from the Perth Mint! Tuvalu 2013 $1 World Famous Squares 1oz Silver Proof Four-Coin Set Stock due 14th January $428.00 Tuvalu 2013 50c Forever Love 1/2oz Silver Proof $67.50 On The Order Form 2013 $1 Gilded Koala 1oz Silver BU $104.00 2013 $1 & 20zl Kangaroos Of The World Silver Proof Pair $209.00 Canada 2013 Maple 25th Anniversary Silver Proof Set $399.00 Canada 2013 $20 The Beaver Silver Proof $129.00 Austria 2013 5€ Viennese Waltz Silver Unc $29.95 Subtotal Column Two


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Aussie icon in PURE GOLD… A splendid tribute to one of Australia’s most internationally renowned bush icons, and one of very few selectively gold-plated Australian legal tender issues, Downies is delighted to announce that the Perth Mint’s new 2013 $1 Gilded Koala Silver BU is now in stock! Struck to immaculate Specimen quality from a troy ounce of .999 fine silver, and superbly enhanced with pure, prestigious 24-carat gold, this unique precious metal type is distinguished by a brilliant new one-yearonly depiction of our beloved koala. Measuring a large, imposing 40.60mm in diameter, the portrayal of the koala sitting in a eucalyptus tree instantly catches the eye finished in the world’s favourite precious metal. Underpinned by flawless quality, official presentation and strictly limited availability, this vibrant coin is sure to be a major hit with the many collectors of the 2008-13 Selectively Gold-Plated Silver Koala Series. Also sure to bring a host of new enthusiasts to the fold, there is no doubt that this official Perth Mint release will appeal to those in search of a distinctively Australian gift for friends and business contacts overseas. A wonderful opportunity for collectors to enjoy the Perth Mint’s masterful selective gold-plating techniques, the 2013 $1 Gilded Koala Silver BU is available at the Official Issue Price.



2013 $1 GILDED KOALA 1oz SILVER BU Official Issue Price AU338

Struck to exquisite Specimen quality from a troy ounce of .999 fine silver

Bears unique, one-year-only design – superbly finished in 24-carat GOLD!

Strictly limited to a worldwide mintage of just 10,000 coins

Official Australian legal tender – measures 40.60mm in diameter

Beautifully presented within an official Perth Mint case

Complete with a numbered Certificate of Authenticity

Exclusive, new true blue Roos! WORLDWIDE MINTAGE JUST 10,000 SETS! An exciting, unprecedented release, created by the Royal Australian Mint in conjunction with the Mint of Poland, Downies is delighted to have secured an allocation from the tiny mintage of the 2013 Kangaroos of the World 2-Coin Silver Proof Set! Highlighting the global affection for Australia’s primary native icon, this unique, exclusive collection was inspired by the birth in captivity of a rare Aussie albino Red-necked Wallaby in Poland. Appropriately portrayed in fully struck-up Silver Proof, with full-colour subtly incorporated in the design, the Mint of Poland’s 40mm legal tender 20 Zloty coin is struck from a troy ounce of .999 fine silver. Forming the perfect partnership, the Royal Australian Mint’s eye-catching 40mm diameter Australian legal tender tribute depicts an Eastern Grey Kangaroo in glorious full-colour, and is also struck to flawless Proof quality from a troy ounce of .999 fine silver. Beautifully presented within an official, attractive timber case, e, this unusual joint-project is extremely exclusive. With a mere 10,000 000 sets issued across the globe, and with the intense local interest in Poland’s exotic albino Red-necked Wallaby, there will be few opportunities for Australian collectors to secure the 2013 Kangaroos of the World 2-Coin Silver Proof Set.




Headlined by a unique full-colour 40mm 1oz .999 fine silver Kangaroo $1 – struck by the Royal Australian Mint

Highlighted by a superbly struck full-colour 40mm diameter 1oz pure .999 silver 20 Zloty from the Mint of Poland

Exclusive! Worldwide mintage restricted to a mere 10,000 collections

Beautifully presented within an attractive, official timber case

Accompanied by an official numbered Certificate of Authenticity

Mintage devastated by demand! As a long-term supporter and an official distributor for the Royal Canadian Mint, Downies is proud to give our most valued clients the chance to join a select band of people able to own Canada’s 2013 25th Anniversary Silver Maple Leaf Premium Coin Set. A strictly limited edition, with only 9,999 collections available across the globe, this handsome precious metal presentation comprises five official Canadian legal tender coins. Struck to flawless Reverse Proof quality from .9999 fine silver – the highest level of silver purity in international numismatics! – each of those coins is distinguished by the most potent symbol of Canadian national identity, the Maple Leaf. Headlined by the imposing, majestic silver 38mm diameter $5 1oz, this lavish presentation also includes the 34mm $4 1/2oz, 27mm $3 1/4oz, 20mm $2 1/10oz and 16mm $1 1/20oz silver coins – all featuring a unique, one-year-only ‘anniversary design’ to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the world famous Maple Leaf Coin Program! Graced with the original decimal portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, employed for the very first Maple Leaf coin in 1988, each coin is also distinguished by a rare example of a double-date, with both 1988 and 2013 found upon the obverse. A fitting standard of presentation for such a luxurious, important, prestigious legal tender issue, each 5-coin Silver Maple Leaf Collection is housed within in an elegant, official Royal Canadian Mint case.


With the 9,999-set mintage of this prestigious legal tender collection now sold out at the Royal Canadian Mint, this is your exclusive opportunity to become the proud owner of this highly sought after legal tender presentation – but you must act now! With rampant demand for all Royal Canadian Mint products, and massive interest in the 2013 25th Anniversary Silver Maple Leaf Premium Coin Set, our allocation as official Royal Canadian Mint distributor is strictly limited, and a sell-out is assured. 

A stunning precious metal celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Silver Maple Leaf Series

Comprises the 38mm $5 1oz, 34mm $4 1/2oz, 27mm $3 1/4oz, 20mm $2 1/10oz and 16mm $1 1/20oz coins

Every coin struck to immaculate Reverse Proof quality from .9999 silver – highest silver purity in international numismatics!

Strictly limited edition just 9,999 – now sold out at the Royal Canadian Mint!

Beautifully presented within a plush, official Royal Canadian Mint case



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Strictly limited to a mintage of 8,500, and sold out at St super speed at the Royal Canadian Mint, this 38mm s 1oz 1 .9999 fine Silver Proof pays homage to one of Canada’s two ‘national animals’ – the beaver. Struck to t immaculate Proof quality, we have only a small number of these official, distinctive Canadian legal n tender coins in stock – each beautifully presented te within an oofficial Mint case, united with wit a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.




Currently one of the Austrian Mint’s biggest sellers, this unique legal tender 5€ type honours that most Austrian of institutions, the waltz. Official, eye-catching and affordable, and graced with a striking design, this Uncirculatedd 28.50mm legal tender issue comprises 8g of 80% silver, andd is presented within an official pack.




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