In 2005, Guernsey issued a gold proof £10 coin to commemorate the bicentenary of the Battle of Trafalgar.
This five ounce coin is struck in 24 carat gold and is limited to a mintage of 50 coins.
The Battle of Trafalgar is the most important naval victory in British history.
Guernsey is a crown dependency of the United Kingdom. This coin is exempt from Capital Gains Tax.
The obverse features the fourth definitive portrait of Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley with the inscription ELIZABETH II BAILIWICK OF GUERNSEY 2005.
The reverse features an engraving of the Admiral Nelson's Trafalgar warship with the inscription THE BATTLE OF TRAFALGAR TEN POUNDS.
|Alloy||24 carat gold|
|Actual Gold Weight||5 Troy oz|
|Obverse Designer||Ian Rank-Broadley|