2015 Queen Elizabeth II - Longest Reigning Monarch 1oz Silver Proof Coin. Queen Elizabeth II is Britains 40th monarch since William the Conqueror was crowned in 1066. Her coronation took place on 2 June 1953, more than a year after the death of King George VI. On the 9th September 2015 Queen Elizabeth II will pass a historic milestone, becoming the longest reigning monarch in British history.She will bypass the previous record of 23,226 days, 16 hours and 23 minutes (63 years and seven months), set by her great-great grandmother Queen Victoria. The 1oz silver coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 99.9% pure silver with a unique intaglio style finish on both the reverse and obverse.
The Perth Mint will release no more than 5,000 of The Longest Reigning Monarch Queen Elizabeth II 1oz Silver Intaglio Coin. The coins reverse depicts an incused version of the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II surrounded by a pattern of Tudor roses. QUEEN ELIZABETH II LONGEST REIGNING MONARCH and The Perth Mints P mintmark are also included in the design. The intaglio is an artistic technique commonly associated with sculpture, whereby an image is created by cutting, carving, or engraving into a surface.The 1oz silver coins are presented in a classic Perth Mint display case and an illustrated shipper, and are accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity. Please allow 5-7 days to receive parcel depending on your location. Please allow up to 21 days for international orders. Tracking numbers will be added to allow you to track the item within Australia. Any defects will be described in the listing.
We offer an extensive range of Australian Pre-decimal and decimal coins and banknotes, gold coins, world banknotes, stamps, stamp and coin catalogues, coin albums and binders, stamp albums, Royal Australian mint and Perth Mint products. Prospect Stamps and Coins are official distributors for the Royal Australian Mint and Perth Mint and sell the latest issues at mint issue prices. We also stock issues from previous years. Shop location: Shop 27, 24 Main Street (Station Arcade) Blacktown, NSW 2148, Australia We are only a short walk from Blacktown Railway Station. Located in the building next to the Blacktown Australia Post Office.Monday to Friday: 9:30am-5:30pm. The item "2015 Queen Elizabeth II Longest Reigning Monarch 1oz Silver Proof Coin" is in sale since Wednesday, September 16, 2015. This item is in the category "Coins\Coins\Australian\Decimal". The seller is "prospectcoins" and is located in Blacktown, NSW. This item can be shipped worldwide.