2012 Diamond Jubilee £5

2012 Diamond Jubilee CERTIFIED BU £5

2012 marked the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II. Sixty years as British monarch is a landmark milestone that has only ever been matched once before by Queen Victoria and is unlikely ever to happen again in our lifetimes.

This £5 coin was struck in 2012 to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II's accession to the throne. This is the first coin ever struck to commemorate a Diamond Jubilee there were no special coins for Queen Victoria's in 1897. 

The obverse features a new portrait of Her Majesty crowned and wearing the robes of the Order of the Garter, created especially for the Diamond Jubilee by Ian Rank-Broadley. The reverse features a portrait of the young Queen Elizabeth as she appeared in her first portrait also by Ian Rank-Broadley.

Order Ref 185/395F/X


  • Country of Issue: United Kingdom
  • Year of Issue: 2012
  • Denomination: £5
  • Metal: Cupro-Nickel
  • Weight: 28.28g
  • Diameter: 38.61mm
  • Reverse: Ian Rank-Broadley (FRBS)
  • Obverse: Ian Rank-Broadley (FRBS)
  • Finish: Brilliant Uncirculated

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