1996 Queen Elizabeth II 70th Birthday Silver Proof Crown




Sterling Silver .925

Weight: 28.28 g

Diameter: 38.61 millimeters

The reverse has the Queen’s personal flag, the Royal Standard, the Union Flag, two pennants bearing dates ‘1926’ and ‘1996’, all against a backdrop of Windsor Castle. Around the edge is ‘VIVAT REGINA ELIZABETHA’, designed by Avril Vaughan.
The obverse design is a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II with the denomination five pounds designed by Raphael Maklouf.