In 1980 when the Queen Mother turned 80, a number of countries issued special commemorative
crowns to honour the event. The Isle of Man was such a place. This handsome crown
is struck in Uncirculated cupro-nickel.
You have a facing portrait of the Queen Mother on one side and on the other you have a
profile portrait of her daughter, Queen Elizabeth II. These crowns are now 39 years old and in