• Queen Elizabeth II Proof Gold £5 90th Birthday
    Gold Proof £5 in Display Case
  • Guernsey Gold Proof £5 Coin Special Strike
  • Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday Portrait by Luigi Badia
  • Queen Elizabeth II Proof Gold £5 90th Birthday
  • Guernsey Gold Proof £5 Coin Special Strike
  • Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday Portrait by Luigi Badia
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2016 Strike on the Day Gold Proof £5 Coin - The Queen's 90th Birthday

This particular 2016 gold proof £5 coin cellebrates the 90th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II, Britain's longest reigning monarch and the only ruler to celebrate such a milestone. 

The slabbed gold proof coin, struck on the 21st April 2016 is what the mint have dubbed a "special strike" and has an edition limit of only 250. 

This product is issued without the certificate of authenticity.


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The Obverse features a new design created specifically to mark the occassion of Queen Elizabeth II Birthday. Created by Luigi Badia, the portrait depicts the moncarch facing to the right surrounded by the following inscription: 



The reverse designs holds the "E II R" initials in ittalics at the centre of the coin, surrounded by a reath with a crown above and the demonination stated below.  



Gold Weight Troy Ounces1.177
Fineness / Carat0.917 / 22
Obverse DesignerLuigi Badia
Reverse DesignerUnknown
Issuing Monarch Elizabeth II (1952 - Date)
Mint / BrandThe Royal Mint
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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 precious metal 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.

Please note that all investment products are exempt from the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 and therefore customers do not have the right to cancel their order once the order has been accepted. If customers no longer wish to go ahead with their investment purchase, there is an option to sell the products back to Chard (1964) Ltd instead. View our current buy back prices.

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We aim to dispatch orders within 48 hours of receiving cleared funds. Our standard delivery methods are as follows.

Orders over £60 - Fully Insured Delivery.

  • Within the UK and BFPO - Next day fully insured and tracked. Delivery starts from £6. 

Orders under £60

  • Within the UK and BFPO - Royal Mail 2nd Class. Your order will normally arrive within 2-3 working days. Delivery starts from £3.50.

If you wish to have your order sent by an alternative method (e.g., Saturday Guaranteed) please contact +441253343081 for more information. Please note, we will not dispatch high value orders over a bank holiday weekend.

For international delivery, please check with your local customs office for more information on custom duty and taxes.

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We offer fully insured delivery on all special delivery options. We do need to pass on the cost of this insurance as it soon adds up shipping high value gold and silver products. 

  • Orders under £1500 there is no additional fee.
  • Orders over £1500 we charge a fee in order to cover the increasing costs of insurance. For every £1500 we apply a £1 fee. 

If you require any assistance, please do not hesitate to call the showroom on +441253343081 and one of our team can discuss your purchase. 

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