The British studio that produces our coin sets is a leader in the field of nostalgic, commemorative and souvenir coin gifts. Using genuine pre-decimal coins, stamps and bank notes no longer in circulation, they produce the ideal British souvenir and original gift ideas.This Premium Limited Edition collection is the “top of the line” collection created by this studio. It features authentic coins and bank notes of the 1950s and 1960s that were swept away in February 1971 when Great Britain adopted a decimal system of coinage. It includes a complete set of genuine pre-decimal coins of the time plus the three most commonly used bank notes, the scarce 10 shilling note, a one pound note, and a rare five pound note. This Limited Edition collection of 1000 is beautifully illustrated by a British in-house design team, presented in a luxurious mahogany wood frame measuring approximately 20″ X 15″ and is issued with a numbered Limited Edition Certificate Of Authenticity. Queen Elizabeth 11 is the longest serving British monarch and when she leaves the throne, a new era for Great Britain will begin. We have only 10 left in our inventory.
THE QUEEN ELIZABETH 11 CORONATION COLLECTION COINAGE 24
The Queen Elizabeth Coronation Collection Coinage 24
All coins, postage stamps and Pound Notes are original, authentic, minted and issued by the Royal Mint, and taken out of circulation when England converted its currency to the decimal system. This collection is the most coveted of all collections and the most expensive to assemble. Each coin, stamp and bank note must be of a specific date so you can imagine how many coins, stamps and bank notes had to be found and purchased to put this one collection together.
The Queen Elizabeth 11 Coronation Collection is a beautifully displayed Limited Edition collection, consisting of 9 original pre-decimal coins ( Farthing, Halfpenny, Penny, Brass Threepence, Sixpence, Shilling, Florin, HalfCrown, Crown, plus Ten Shilling, One Pound and Five Pound notes), minted and issued by the Royal Mint. All coins and bank notes are dated 1953.
Limited Edition collections are artfully presented behind glass in a luxurious mahogany frame measuring approximately 20″ X 15.” Each is limited to a given number and comes with numbered Certificate of Authenticity. This collection is limited to 1000.
Queen Elizabeth 11 ascended to the throne at the age of 25 when her father, King George V1 passed away on February 6, 1952. Her coronation took place in Westminster Abbey on June 2, 1953. During WW11, she served as a volunteer ambulance driver in London during the blitz. She has now surpassed Queen Victoria as the longest reigning sovereign in the history of Great Britain.