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Re: Geoffrey Colley, Coin Designer
« Reply #15 on: July 13, 2014, 09:51:15 PM »


Cook Islands, 50 Dollars, 1995. Duchess of York and her 2 daughters. Issued in various denominations and alloys.

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Re: Geoffrey Colley, Coin Designer
« Reply #16 on: July 13, 2014, 10:35:27 PM »


Samoa, 10 tala, 1994.  The Queen Mother: Glamis castle where the Queen Mother spent her youth.

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Re: Geoffrey Colley, Coin Designer
« Reply #17 on: July 27, 2014, 11:49:53 AM »


Netherlands Antilles, 10 Gulden, 2002. Royal marriage of Willem-Alexander and Máxima.

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Re: Geoffrey Colley, Coin Designer
« Reply #18 on: July 29, 2014, 12:09:14 PM »


Iraq, 250 fils, 1970.

Mr Colley designed the palm tree that appeared on the reverse of the Iraqi circulation coins from 1967 to 1982.

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Re: Geoffrey Colley, Coin Designer
« Reply #19 on: July 29, 2014, 12:11:23 PM »


Royal Mint documents (held at the National Archives) state that Mr Colley modelled the palm tree that appears on the Bahraini circulation coins of 1965. I do not know whether he also designed it.

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Re: Geoffrey Colley, Coin Designer
« Reply #20 on: January 16, 2018, 05:29:35 PM »

Tanzania, 5 shilingi, 1976.  Bank of Tanzania: 10th anniversary.



Mr Colley produced this design of the bank building, from photographs supplied by the Bank of Tanzania.

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Re: Geoffrey Colley, Coin Designer
« Reply #21 on: January 16, 2018, 07:11:17 PM »


Fiji, $250, 1978.  Banded iguana.





Fiji, $10, 1978.  Pink-billed parrot finch.





Fiji, $20, 1978.  Golden cowrie.



Geoffrey Colley designed these collector coins that were issued on behalf of the World Wildlife Fund.

The Bank of Fiji supplied Mr Colley with photos of the finch.

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Re: Geoffrey Colley, Coin Designer
« Reply #22 on: September 21, 2018, 03:46:07 PM »


Trinidad, $1, 1995.  Palm tree.  50th anniversary of the Food and Agricultural Organisation

This design was the work of Geoffrey Colley. It was modelled by Hubert Elsasser.

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Re: Geoffrey Colley, Coin Designer
« Reply #23 on: February 18, 2019, 03:43:20 PM »


Bahamas, $10, 1995.  25th anniversary of the Caribbean Development Bank.