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Coin - Queen Elizabeth 11 Silver Jubilee

From the Collection of Warrnambool and District Historical Society Inc. 2 Gilles Street (south of Merri St) Warrnambool Victoria

Description
Circular silver coin with a reeded edge The obverse depicts a raised profile figure of Queen Elizabeth 11 mounted side saddle on a horse and text.
(It is reminiscent of the Queen at the Trooping of the Colour.)
The reverse features a crown , an eagle with outstretched wings on a dais, decorative leaves and berries.
Size
L 4cm W 4cm
Object Registration
002273
Keywords
queen elizabeth 11
Historical information
This is a British coin to the value of 25 newpence. It is a commemorative coin to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth's ascension to the throne of England.
Significance
This coin has no local provenance but is of interest as a British commemorative coin of 1977.
Inscriptions & Markings
QUEEN ELIZABETH. 11 DG REG FD . 1977
Last updated
15 Feb 2019 at 1:31PM