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20 Dollars - Elizabeth II Gold Doubloon

20 Dollars - Elizabeth II (Gold Doubloon) -  obverse20 Dollars - Elizabeth II (Gold Doubloon) -  reverse

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Features

Country British Virgin Islands
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1985
Value 20 Dollars
20 USD = 20 USD
Currency Dollar (1785-date)
Composition Silver (.925)
Weight 19.09 g
Diameter 38 mm
Shape Round
References KM# 52
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.

Commemorative issue

Sunken Ship Treasures of the Caribbean Series

Obverse

Effigy of queen Elizabeth II facing right, date below

Lettering:
ELIZABETH THE SECOND···BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
RDM
·1985·

Engraver: Raphael David Maklouf

Raphael David Maklouf is a sculptor, best known for designing the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II used on the coins of many Commonwealth nations. Maklouf was born in Jerusalem emigrating with his family to the United Kingdom after the Second World War. He attended the Camberwell School of Art until 1958, afterward becoming an academic lecturer for ten years. He was made an Associate of the Royal Society of British Sculptors in 1979. Raphael Maklouf was born to a Jewish family. His father is Samuel Maklouf, born in Safed, Raphael Makouf's mother is Leonie Maklouf.

Reverse

Gold doubloon

Lettering:
TWENTY DOLLARS
FM

Edge

Reeded

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1985 FM 12.89 Proof

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