STRUCK BY THE ROYAL MINT
The obverse bears the effigy of Her Majesty The Queen drawn by the late James Berry, with the words "Elizabeth II Queen of New Zealand" separated from the date by two florets.
The reverse design, prepared by the Royal Mint, features a New Zealand bird, the Takahe, facing left with the words "one dollar" around the top of the coin.
Weight - 27.216gms
Diameter - 38.735mm
The coin is housed in a protective plastic capsule and presented in the original dark blue case, with certificate of authenticity.