Elizabeth II (1952-date)
|Value||1 Pound (1 GBP)|
|Currency||Pound sterling (decimalized, 1971-date)|
|Orientation||Medal alignment ↑↑|
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.Sp# J3
And 4 more volumes.
Emma Howard (editor); 2021. Coins of England & the United Kingdom : Pre-Decimal Issues (56th edition). Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom.
And 1 more volumes.
Series: Royal Diadem series
Third crowned portrait of HM Queen Elizabeth II right, wearing the George IV State Diadem, legend around
ELIZABETH II D·G·REG·F·D·1985
Translation: Elizabeth the Second by the Grace of God Queen Defender of the Faith (Elizabeth II Dei Gratia Regina Fidei Defensatrix)
A leek, the emblem of Wales, encircled by the Royal Diadem
Lettering: ONE POUND
Engraver: Leslie Durbin
Milled with incuse lettering
Lettering: PLEIDIOL WYF I'M GWLAD
Translation: True am I to my country
In 1985 the Royal Mint released the second one pound coin in the 'Royal Diadem' series, the first with the Maklouf third portrait of HM The Queen. This Leslie Durbin reverse design was repeated one more time on a second edition in 1990.
The 1985 release was issued individually and later in a 4-coin set, while also being struck in nickel-brass and silver piedfort. Issue Limit: 50,000
The 1990 release was issued individually, while also being struck in nickel-brass.
© The Royal Mint, 1990
(former Spink ref. 4331)
|1985||50 000||$ 19||77%||Proof|
|1990||23 277||$ 21||38%||Proof|
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