1965 Elizabeth II | Isle of Man | 3 Coin Set | Uncirculated
The obverse features Thomas Humphrey Paget's uncouped coin portrait of Elizabeth II. Paget's initials HP are positioned below the bust. Paget designed the coin portraits for Edward VIII and George VI. George VI's portrait is often referred to as 'classic coinage head of the 20th century'.
Designed by John Hobson Nicholson, the reverse engraving features the Isle of Man coat of arms with the famous three triskele, armoured and spurred legs within the curved triangular shield. The engraver's initials JHN are positioned below the border of a Celtic braid which represents the island's Celtic and Norse origins.
Legend: QUOCUNQUE · JECERIS · STABIT · 1965 ·
Whole Coin Set
Fineness 0.917, 22 carat gold, total Gold weight 1.5508 troy ounces
Diameter 35.7mm Weight 39.9403g
Diameter 22.05mm Weight 7.9881g
Diameter 19.14mm Weight 3.9940g
Edge: Milled | Die Axis: Upright | Type: Uncirculated | Mint: London | Mintage: 1,500 | Rating: Rare
Comment: Supplied in Original Presentation box. Images are always of the coin you will receive.