Two proof crowns from the Democratic Republic of the Congo honouring the late Princess
Diana. The first is for when she met Pope John Paul II in 1985. The other was when she
was on her visit to India in 1992.
Each 5 Franc coin is full crownsized and heavily silver plated, struck in choice Proof condition
and comes in a capsule. A great pair at a great price, but supplies are very limited. We feel
that they should be sold as a pair and at our price we think you will agree, but supplies are limited.
Way up high in the middle of the mountains that include Mount Everest, the small but
exotic country of the Kingdom of Bhutan is situated. Intertwined dragons make up its
coat of arms and the country is more interested in being happy than in anything else.
How it got involved in the Royal Mint’s programme for the 50th Anniversary of the United
Nations we will never know, but they sure did. On one side there is a portrait of the late leader
of the United Nations, Dag Hammarskjold. The reverse has those intertwined dragons.
This is full crownsized, in Brilliant Uncirculated condition and from a country that doesn’t
issue a lot of coins, then again this crown was issued in 1995. We think that we are perhaps
the only coin firm that has them for sale. We also think you will like our prices, after all we did buy
them some time ago…
Since Australia went over to the Decimal system 40 years ago, their pre-decimal
series is now complete and finished.
91 years ago, in 1927, the first florin was issued. This commemorative was for the
new Parliament Building. Struck in Sterling silver we are offering this florin in Very
This is one Olympic coin or crown you almost
never see. It was issued by the Republic of the
Congo in 1999, for the Sydney, Australia Olympics
held in 2000. You have a shot putter getting ready
for the throw with a Greek God to his side. The
other side has a native figure holding up a tablet
like the 10 Commandments reading ‘Unite Travail
It is full crownsized and has the denomination of
100 Francs and is struck in Uncirculated cupronickel.
There were quite a few Olympic coins
issued over the years, but this is one that you almost
never see. Get it while you can, after all the
Olympics are quickly coming up…
This cupronickel One Peso coin was issued by Cuba in 1981, it was part of the Plant and Flora series.
This particular coin depicts the Azahar flower. What I find most amazing is the mintage. According
to Krause the mintage is just 3,000 coins, which in any case would be very low indeed.
The coins are large and thick and in Uncirculated condition and with a mintage of just 3,000 coins,
rather difficult to get. While our small supply lasts, you can have this Cuban 1 Peso for just £7.95.
We thought that we would jazz things up a bit so here goes. King George VI was well loved in Canada, a
place that the Royal Family loves. Therefore we're offering the last George VI
Canadian Silver Dollar, issued in 1952, but in uncirculated condition of course.
This coin holds a unique history of the money of Canada issued during King George VI reign.