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British Virgin Islands 2004 - Battle of Trafalgar Nelsons Favourite Ships - Unc. Cupro Nickel

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  • 2005 Unc. Cupro Nickel Crown
  • Issued on behalf of the British Virgin Islands
  • Issue: Unlimited
  • Unique presentation pouch
Regular Price $16.95 Special Price $9.95

To celebrate the bicentenary of the Battle of Trafalgar and commemorate the death of the British Naval Hero Horatio Nelson the British Virgin Islands Government has approved the release of this stunning five-coin collection.

The Battle of Trafalgar took place off the coast of Spain in 1805.  Nelson secured victory for the English with an innovative battle plan, which involved the fleet splitting into two columns, (Nelson at the head of one in the ‘Victory’ and Collingwood leading the other in the ‘Royal Sovereign’,) to attack the French Navy from different angles.  During the course of the battle Nelson was fatally wounded whilst on deck but he lived to hear the news that the English Navy had succeeded in its quest for glory against Napoléon.

In this superb collection, each coin shows a wonderfully detailed image of a scene from Nelson’s life. The design on this coin shows Nelson’s favourite ships, ‘Agamemnon’, ‘Vanguard’, ‘Elephant’, ‘Captain’ and ‘Victory’.  His order of the Bath is also shown.  

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Coin Year 2005 - 2009
Government British Virgin Islands
Coin Metal Cupro Nickel
MetalUnc. Cupro Nickel Crown
Diameter28.28 gms
Weight38.60 mm
Issue LimitUnlimited

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