A repoussé-inspired coin enhanced with antique finish! Your coins one-of-a-kind portrait was created specifically for this issue and depicts Princess Elizabeth at the age of approximately 11 years old. Princess Elizabeths portrait is equally robust, its relief rising more than 5 mm from the surface of your coin, with special antiquing to enhance the allure of a 19th-century issue. The extraordinary relief of the ancient repoussé technique delivers an incomparable sculpture detailing the princesss hair and facial expressiona very special tribute! A beautiful gift for royal watchers!
Expected to sell fast, order yours today! Your coin is the first issued by the Royal Canadian Mint featuring The Queen as a young childa highly collectible keepsake and the showpiece of this historic subscription celebrating The Queens life from princess, to young queen, to royal matriarch. Your coin is struck using the ancient repoussé styleenhanced with modern techniques. The deep indentations that would normally appear on a repoussé coin have been filled with silver to create a flawlessly smooth surface for the obverse; a stunning blend of two technologies spanning centuries! AND ITS THE FIRST IN THE 3-COIN SERIES!
All three coins in this series use a three dimensional repoussé style providing a sculptural feel to the images. The second coin presents Her Majesty as The New Queen from the era of her coronation in 1953, while the third and final coin presents the mature Queen as the Matriarch of the Royal Family. EXTRAORDINARY HIGH RELIEF OF HISTORIC REPOUSSÉ WITH ANTIQUE FINISH! Your coin features the extraordinary high relief of historic repoussé metal working techniques, combined with a special antique finish to create the allure of a 19th-century object of art to showcase this stunning, one-of-a-kind relief portrait of a young Princess Elizabetha very special tribute to the enduring legacy of Queen Elizabeth II! The Royal Canadian Mint certifies all of its collector coins.
Your coin is crafted from 34.1 grams (nominal weight) of 99.99% pure silver! The portrait, by Canadian artist Bonnie Ross, depicts Princess Elizabeth at about 11 years of age. The design echoes the style of The Queens effigies that have appeared on coins the face as the central element, and shown from the neck up, facing right.
In order to utilize the sculptural relief of the repoussé style, the princess is portrayed with a three-quarter view instead of the traditional side profile. Princess Elizabeth is flanked by two rows of maple leaves, alluding to her connection to Canada. Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has reigned for more than 65 years, surpassing her great-great-grandmother Queen Victoria who reigned for 63 years, seven months and two days. She is also the first British monarch to reach the historic milestone of a sapphire jubilee, celebrated on February 6, 2017the 65th anniversary of her ascension to the throne.The Queens reign has been characterized by numerous firsts. Her coronation was the first to be televised. She has travelled more than any other monarch, and figured in many historic overseas visits. Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has arguably been the most visible monarch in history, and the most recognized and respected matriarch worldwide. Repoussé is an ancient metalworking technique in which the metal is pushed forward to create shapes, contours and sculpture that appear on the reverse side. Your coin is encapsulated and presented in a Royal Canadian Mint-branded maroon clamshell with a black beauty box. Bonnie Ross (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse). Pure Silver EHR Coin Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II The Young Princess" is in sale since Wednesday, April 15, 2020.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Canada\Commemorative". The seller is "ha2117" and is located in Calgary, AB. This item can be shipped worldwide.