This beautiful Year 2001 Proof set, proudly produced at the Royal Australian Mint - Australia's national mint - celebrates the Centenary of Federation of Australia.
The 50c coin features the official Australian Coat of Arms emblazoned in full colour, while the $1 coin displays the Centenary of Federation logo in red and blue. The 5c, 10c and 20c coins designed by Stuart Devlin and $2 coin designed by Horst Hahne, are the original circulating designs and are arranged in the shape of the Southern Cross. Ian Rank-Broadley's image of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II appears on all of the obverse.
All coins in this set are struck to the highest minting quality, with a raised frosted design on a smooth mirror-like background.
This set is housed in a rigid plastic case which is enclosed in a leatherette folder bearing the Royal Australian Mint/Australian Government badge on the front. The folder is housed in a colourful outer shipper with information booklet.