Her Majesty ascended the throne on 6 February 1952 and was crowned Queen Elizabeth II on 2 June 1953 at the age of 27.
Her Majesty The Queen has been witness to many astonishing changes that have taken place in the world, from the Second World War to the landing on the moon. During the sixty years of her reign she has also seen radical developments in the areas of medicine, transport and technology.
In addition, Her Majesty has faced many personal challenges with courage, strength and dignity - qualities for which she has become renowned.
Proof Quality 99.99% Pure Gold
Each coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 1/4oz of 99.99% pure gold in proof quality.
Stunning Coin Design
This stunning 1/4oz gold coin’s reverse features the original Mary Gillick uncrowned effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II with the inscription QUEEN ELIZABETH II DIAMOND JUBILEE. The coin specifications as well as The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark are also included in the design.
Extremely Limited Mintage
No more than 1,000 of these coins will be released by The Perth Mint.
Australian Legal Tender
Issued as Australian legal tender, the coin’s obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2012 year-date and the monetary denomination.
Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
The coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
The coin is presented in a prestigious display case with an illustrated shipper.