Posted on Sep 3, 2012

Two £5 (5 pound), 22 carat gold coins: one for Guernsey and one for Alderney
Set #1

 2 gold coins from 1999 featuring Churchill on one side and Queen Elizabeth on the other

The coins are 38.61 mm in diameter and weigh 47.54 gms. each. The coins are gem proof.
Only 125 sets of the two coins were made and this is set number one. They are preserved in plastic coin capsules inside a green leather case.
The two impressive reverse portraits of Churchill depict two different portraits by British artists Christine Ellingham and Tony Hansard. The obverse of the coins depict two different portraits of Queen Elizabeth II.

Estimated value: $5,500

2 5pound coins in blue leather presentation case

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