Sunday, December 17, 2017

Alderney 1989 coins complete set

To commemorate the visit to Alderney of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on 24th May 1989

This was Alderney's first ever currency issue. The were 3 coins issued for this year,

Gold 47.54 grams- Mintage 100
Silver - 28.28 grams - Mintage 5000
Silver Piedfort - 56.56 grams - Mintage 500

Alderney coins certificate 1989
 
Mintage is low, which makes it rare, especially for the Gold coin which has on 100 pieces
 
Obverse Raphael Maklouf's portrait of Her Majesty the Queen
Reverse: The Alderney Crest of a lion rampant surrounded by thrift

Alderney coins 1989

Alderney gold coin 1989


Alderney silver coins 1989

Alderney prood coins 1989

Alderney gold coin 1989

Alderney gold proof coin 1989

Alderney Silver proof coin 1989

Alderney Silver proof coin 1989