Ascension Island 2012 - Diamond Jubilee Celebration - Proof Fine Silver 60oz Coin with 60 Diamonds

Product Code: L6695400

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Coin Highlights

  • 2012 Proof Fine Silver 60oz Coin with 60 Diamonds
  • Issued on behalf of Ascension Island
  • Issue: 60
  • Unique presentation box and certificate



2012 marks the 60th Anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s Accession to the throne.  Her Majesty is only the second Monarch in British History, after Queen Victoria, to achieve a Diamond Jubilee.  To commemorate this historic event, the Government of Ascension Island has approved the release of a spectacular new commemorative coin which is an amazing celebration of 60 Years.

This magnificent collector's coin is made with 60oz of Fine Silver and contains a stunning 60 diamonds, totalling 1ct, which have been set into the Crown on the design of the profile portrait of Her Majesty.  The crown on the coin has been gold-plated to show off these diamonds to their full effect and is a fitting tribute for Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee.  

The coins are struck to the highest quality and are produced with a stunning ‘proof’ finish.  The design is in relief with a glorious mirror-finish background.  There will only ever be 60 of these coins produced worldwide.


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Her Majesty became Head of the Commonwealth and Queen in 1952 following the death of her father King George VI and was crowned in Westminster Abbey on 2nd June 1953.  During her 60 Year Reign she has witnessed numerous wars and conflicts as well as many landmark historical events.  The Diamond Jubilee will be celebrated across the United Kingdom in many different ways with many communities holding street parties in Her Majesty’s honour.

The obverse of each coin features a unique double effigy of Her Majesty, the first is a portrait of The Queen as she appears on current coins while the other is a portrait of Her Majesty as she appeared on coins at the beginning of her Reign.

Metal 60oz Fine Silver with 60 Diamonds
Diameter 130.00mm
Weight 1866.21gms
Issue Limit 60

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