A gorgeous proof silver coin. The coin weighs 157.6grams and is 65.25 mm in diameter. The coin is double dated on the obverse with the special "Transition obverse". For the year 2023 there is not just a standard Queen effigy with the 2023 date on it.Additionally, all 4 of the Queen's effigies are joined together on the obverse and the tudor rose is found inside the double date. It is minted to the standard of 99.99% purity!! The obverse has the image of the Queen (by Susanna Blunt). A uniquely numbered certificate is included. Very limited mintage of only 1,750. I have in sincerity pledged myself to your service, as so many of you are pledged to mine. Throughout all my life and with all my heart I shall strive to be worthy of your trust. A speech by Queen Elizabeth II on her coronation day, June 2, 1953. It was the moment when, in a ceremony steeped in history, a young queen was formally invested with regalia, anointed and crowned, becoming the first monarch to be crowned Queen of Canada.
Depicted on this 5 oz. Fine silver tribute, the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II was a ceremony laden with centuries of tradition, but the event also marked the dawn of a new, modern era for our young nation and for its 27-year-old queen. Few who witnessed the coronation on June 2, 1953, could have predicted the advancements that would be achieved during Queen Elizabeth II's unprecedented long reign. Having already vowed to devote her life to serving others in 1947, Queen Elizabeth II's coronation oath further bound her to a lifetime of service, duty and devotion to her people: the things which I have here before promised, I will perform and keep.A Coronation Day portrait of a young nation's queen. Of 99.99% pure silver with a magnificent proof finish, this tribute coin is one of the largest pieces in the. Queen Elizabeth II's Reign. Every numismatic coin in the.
Collection comes packaged with a special beauty box. Mintage is limited to just 1,750 coins worldwide. The reverse design peers into the past and into the Gold State Coach for a view of the newly crowned Queen of Canada. The depiction includes coronation regalia such as the Sovereign's Orb and Sceptre-ceremonial objects not typically featured on Canada's coins. Marked by a small Tudor rose, the tribute obverse combines the four different effigies that have graced Canadian coins since Queen Elizabeth II's coronation in 1953.
This obverse is only featured on the numismatic coins in the. Your coin comes encapsulated and housed in a clamshell case. GST or HST EXEMPT item.Usually MUCH cheaper for multiples of this item or similar weight/size.. your item is being sent by a cheaper and slower but fully trackable method (3-4 weeks typically). I have no control over how long the postal systems take to get it to you.