This listing is for one UNCIRCULATED:
KING HENRY VIII AND HIS SIX WIVES
500th ANNIVERSARY OF THE ACCESSION OF HENRY VIII
British Virgin Islands
2009 1 Crown Legal Tender Copper-Nickel Commemorative Coin Uncirculated
The diameter of this finely struck and detailed coin is 38.60 mm and it weighs 28.20 gms.
This coin (38.60 mm in diameter) is much larger than both USA quarter (24.26 mm in diameter) and USA half dollar (30.61 mm in diameter).
King Henry VIII ascended to the English throne on 21 April, 1509. A larger-than-life character who transformed English history and culture and has remained one of the world’s most popular monarchs for 500 years. This Isle of Man’s glorious coin commemorates the 500th Anniversary of his Accession. Appropriately, he is surrounded by his six wives, in the order of marriage, as well as by two Tudor Roses to symbolise the Tudor dynasty. Of special importance, this coin also represents 500 years of royal history, from Henry VIII on the front to Queen Elizabeth II on the back.
The back of the coin carries a fine effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank Broadley FRBS FSNAD.
BEAUTIFUL REEDED EDGE
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Pardon glare and reflections in photos. Look carefully at photos and you will see the camera lens and fingers reflected off the mirror-like surfaces of the coin!
COIN YOU RECEIVE MAY VARY SOMEWHAT FROM THAT SHOWN BUT WILL BE IN SAME GENERAL CONDITION.
COIN MAY HAVE SUPERFICIAL SCRATCHES AND/OR MINOR WEAR OF FINISH AND/OR NICKS FROM WAY THESE WERE STACKED AT THE MINT.
COIN MAY HAVE MINOR SPOTTING AND/OR TONING AND/OR OXIDATION.
HENRY VIII – THE KING WHO IS FAMOUS FOR MARRYING SIX TIMES AND EXECUTING TWO WIVES
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