Unveiled in commemoration of Queen Elizabeth II’s 25 years of marriage to Prince Philip, the 1972 Jersey Proof 9 Coin Set is struck to a Brilliant Uncirculated finish, comprising 5 gold coins and 4 silver. Containing 1.5034 and 1.9330 troy ounces of gold and silver respectively, the silver wedding coin set could make for a sound investment piece, with the limited mintage of 10,000 also making the set an attractive collectors' piece.
Your coin set may be supplied in a square presentation box or a long rectangular presentation box. Both of which are original presentation boxes issued with the set.
Countries all over the world issued coins and coin sets to celebrate the twenty-fifth wedding anniversary of Elizabeth II and Prince Philip in 1972. Jersey issued this stunning Silver Wedding Anniversary coin set in two finishes; proof and brilliant uncirculated. This was the first time that Jersey had issued gold coins.
Whilst coins issued in the Channel Islands are not legal tender in Great Britain, as a Crown Dependency of the United Kingdom they are exempt from Capital Gains Tax.
The obverse of the coins feature the second coin portrait of Elizabeth II by Arnold Machin with the inscription
"QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND SILVER WEDDING 1972"
The reverse engravings featured across the 1972 Jersey silver wedding 9 coin set were designed by Norman Sillman. Each coin bears a different design:
The Arms of the Bailiwick of Jersey with the three gold lions passant guardant are derived from the Royal Seal which was granted in 1279 to the Bailiff of Jersey by Edward I.
The Royal Arms of 1593 from the gates of Elizabeth Castle.
Ormer, a mollusc from the abalone family is a great local delicacy.
This priceless bronze age gold torq was discovered in St Helier in 1889.
The lesser white-toothed shrew can only found in Jersey, Scilly and Sark.
The lobster can be found in most of Jersey's restaurants and is exported all over the world.
Alexandra, this famous sailing ship was built in Jersey and registered in 1865.
The beautiful Jersey Lily is Jersey's national flower.
In 1663, the Royal Mace of Jersey was presented to the Bailiff of Jersey by King Charles II.
|Twenty Five Pounds||25.00||11.9000||.916||0.3504|
|Two Pounds Fifty Pence||40.00||27.10||.925||0.8059|
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Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their gold content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.
Gold investment products are VAT free. Silver investment products are inclusive of VAT at the current rate unless otherwise stated.
All investment products are based on the live precious metal price. Prices will be fixed once the item has been added to the basket and recalculates just before checking out.
If your product is not a graded coin and is considered a bullion item it should be noted that these are bought and sold on low premiums over their precious metal content and not solely for aesthetic purposes, therefore some products may have edge knocks and/or marks. These edge knocks and marks do not alter the specifications of the coins.
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