Coronation 1953 Gold Gilt Coin Mint Condition in Original Box
Original Box - 39.85 g Testing as Gold with magnet. This medal is recorded in 'British Historical Medals' by Laurence Brown, as lead-gilt only. HER MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH II 1953 with beautiful side profile of the young Queen. Obverse side – CORONATION OF ELIZABETH II JUNE 1953 Britannia seated surrounded at compass points Rose Shamrock Leek Thistle. Year mintage 1953.
Description: Elizabeth II, gilt Coronation medal 1953, diademed head of Queen Elizabeth II right, rev. Britannia seated right within cruciform, symbols of England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland around, 44mm (BHM 4452). Extremely fine, scarce.
Year Date 1953
Diameter 48 mm
Thickness 3 mm
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Lettering: Coronation Of Elizabeth II June 1953
SKU RW330 182