Commemorate the Sapphire Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II with this 5 oz. Silver Proof Coin
Released by the Royal British Mint in 2018, this heavy 5 oz. silver proof coin is struck in celebration of the 65th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II's coronation. This is an historic moment as no other British monarch has achieved this milestone. The unprecedented event has been duly marked with a new release from the Royal British Mint and features a new seated portrait of a young Queen Elizabeth.
Both faces bearing a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II
The obverse was designed by Jody Clark and features a traditional right-facing portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
Created by Dominique Evans, the reverse features a seated portrait of young Queen Elizabeth holding the sovereign orb and scepter, while to the right of the design appear the dates marking the sapphire anniversary, "1953 - 2018."
Certified as Proof 69 Ultra Cameo by NGC
This coin was graded Proof 69 (PF69) Ultra Cameo (UC) First Releases (FR) by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC), this means that the coin is a well-struck, visually appealing piece that is almost perfect. The coin is presented in a box with a Certificate of Authenticity and a decorative tower bridge label.
Celebrate the Queen's sapphire coronation with this 2018 5 oz. Silver Proof Coin!
This 2018 Great Britain Sapphire Coronation 5 oz Silver Proof 10 Coin NGC PF69 UC FR Box with COA Tower Bridge Label is proudly minted by the Royal Mint. The Royal Mint boasts over 1000 years of experience. Today it strikes coins and medals for over 50 countries each year.
|Year of Issue:||2018|
|Release Type:||First Releases|
|Packaging:||Box with COA|
|Label/Signature:||Tower Bridge Label|
|Display Weight:||5 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||155.517 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||5 oz|
|Legal Tender:||Great Britain|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Young Queen Elizabeth II|