The final piece in the Royal Canadian Mint. Queen Elizabeth II's Reign. Collection is a high-end collector's item that dazzles and sparkles. A symbol of Queen Elizabeth II and her extraordinary reign, the Royal Cypher on the coin's reverse is framed by an artistic interpretation of the Imperial State Crown, complete with sapphires and emeralds, while the diamonds tie into your coin's obverse. The Imperial State Crown is one of the most iconic pieces of royal regalia known as the Crown Jewels.This was the crown worn by Queen Elizabeth II upon leaving Westminster Abbey after her coronation in 1953; and in the many years that followed, it was the one that represented both her authority as Head of State and the grace with which she reigned. A 99.99% pure gold tribute adorned with genuine sapphires, emeralds and diamonds. Collection with this elegant, gemstone-enhanced tribute. It is crafted in 2 oz. Of 99.99% pure gold, which casts a sunset glow over the engraved art. Two of the world's most famous crowns are represented in this design: the Imperial State Crown, worn on formal occasions as an expression of authority and tradition; and St Edward's Crown, the coronation crown, which is included in Queen Elizabeth II's Royal Cypher. The symbol of a reign. Included on the coin's reverse, Queen Elizabeth II's Royal Cypher is one of the most recognizable symbols of a historic reign. Rarity, prestige and history in one coin.
Only 225 coins are available to collectors. 99.99% pure gold with eight genuine sapphires, eight emeralds and four diamonds.
Your coin's reverse features the Royal Cypher of Queen Elizabeth II surrounded by an artistic representation of the Imperial State Crown, as viewed from above. An arrangement of 16 genuine sapphires and emeralds stands in for the array of precious stones that adorn the crown, while the reverse includes four diamonds-one for each of the effigies that have graced Canada's coins since 1953. On April 21, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II marked her 90th birthday.
In celebration of this milestone event, the Royal Canadian Mint created an outstanding 99.99% pure gold coin that pays tribute to her with a unique design that encompasses rare and elegant symbolism. This is the Mint's first-ever gold coin featuring multiple precious stones. A large AAA cabochon emerald and 29 Canadian diamonds.This is a rare, gem-encrusted coin that represents the complex blending of two meticulous disciplines-minting and jewellery making. The item includes a certificate from Sitara authenticating the quality of the diamonds and emerald. The coin's reverse image was inspired by design elements from the Vladimir Tiara that was fashioned from the famous Cambridge Emeralds. The Royal Canadian Mint worked with the collaboration of renowned jeweller Steve Thompson Thompson S.
In order to incorporate precious stones into the minting process. The tiara's iconic circular design is further expressed in the delicately engraved motif that forms the coin's outer ring.
Mintage is only 125 coins worldwide, making this coin a numismatic treasure of the highest order and an exceptional collecting opportunity not to be missed! Weight: 1.931 troy oz.This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins: Canada\Commemorative". The seller is "kiemss" and is located in this country: CA. This item can be shipped worldwide.