The Monarch visited Australia two years later, in a highly publicized tour, which proved to be a cultural milestone. When the young Queen disembarked.
In Sydney on 3 February 1954, she was the first reigning Monarch to set foot on Australian soil and she was greeted by tumultuous adoration. This stunning tribute commemorates both the 1952 Royal Accession and 1954 Royal tour in a splendid Two-Coin Set.
Each coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 1oz of 99.9% silver in proof quality. The Accession coins reverse depicts a representation of a portrait of Her Majesty The Queen, flanked by heraldic trumpets and her Royal cypher surmounted by St Edward's Crown.
The design features a detailed 24-carat gilded motif of St Edward's Crown and the Royal Shield. The inscriptions DIAMOND JUBILEE HM QUEEN ELIZABETH II and the dates 1952 and 2012 are also incorporated in the design. The Royal tour coins reverse features a portrait of Her Majesty The Queen with her Royal cypher surmounted by St Edward's Crown. The design includes a detailed 24-carat gilded motif of St Edward's Crown and the Royal Shield. Issued as Australian legal tender, each coins obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the year-date and the monetary denomination.
No more than 1,000 sets will be issued by The Perth Mint. The coin set is presented in a prestigious display case with a superbly illustrated shipper and accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity. POSTING TIMES All items will be packed and ready to be posted on the following days. The item "2012 Scarce Australian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee 1oz silver 2 coin set" is in sale since Tuesday, March 22, 2016. This item is in the category "Coins\Coins\Mint, Proof Sets".The seller is "ambler57" and is located in SE Queensland. This item can be shipped worldwide.