Issued by The Royal Mint to celebrate the Silver Wedding Anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip. This stunning Jersey coin set contains nine coins struck to a proof finish.
Great opportunity to buy numismatic gold and silver coins at bullion prices!
In 1972, Jersey released a coin set to commemorate the twenty-fifth wedding anniversary of Elizabeth II and Prince Philip. The set was issued in two finishes; proof and brilliant uncirculated. This was the first time that Jersey had issued gold coins making them particularly interesting to coin collectors.
Jersey is a Crown Dependency of the United Kingdom and forms part of the Channel Islands. Whilst the coins issued are not legal tender in the Britain, they are are free from Capital Gains Tax.
The obverse of each coin in the collection bears the second coin portrait of Elizabeth II by Arnold Machin with the legend:
QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND SILVER WEDDING 1972
Each coin bears a different reverse design by Norman Sillman:
The Arms of the Bailiwick of Jersey with the three gold lions passant guardant are derived from the seal which was granted in 1279 by Edward I.
The Royal Arms of 1593 from Elizabeth Castle in St Aubin's Bay.
Ormer, a mollusc and a great local delicacy.
A gold torque (or torc). This priceless bronze age relic was discovered in St Helier in 1889.
Lesser white-toothed shrew, which is only found in Jersey, Scilly and Sark.
Lobster. Jersey is famous for its seafood and is one of the island's major exports.
Alexandra, a 306 ton barque. this sailing ship was built in Jersey and registered in 1865.
The Jersey Lily. Jersey's national flower, the Amaryllis Belladonna originates from South Africa.
The Royal Mace of Jersey is symbolic of the island's ancient links with the British crown. It was presented to the Bailiff of Jersey by King Charles II in 1663.
|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.
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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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