2006 Queen Elizabeth II 80th Birthday Silver Proof Coin

Secure yourself a memento to last a lifetime with one of these stunning silver proof coins.

Highlights

  • Silver proof coin
  • Pay tribute to the Queen reaching this milestone
  • Attractively packaged with the Queen's image
  • Worldwide mintage limit: 2,500

The reverse design shows the shield of the New Zealand Coat of Arms surmounted by St Edward’s Crown with the inscription "80th Birthday of H.M. The Queen" below. This is bordered with the Sovereign’s Collar of The New Zealand Order of Merit - only worn by the Queen as the Sovereign and the Chancellor, the Governor-General of New Zealand - which is composed of links of the central emblem of the badge of the Order and 'S' shaped Koru.

Denomination: New Zealand one dollar (NZD $1)
Composition and Finish: Silver (0.999) with proof finish
Weight: 31.135g
Diameter: 40.0mm
Obverse design: Portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley, England
Reverse design: The shield of the New Zealand Coat of Arms surmounted by St Edward’s Crown with the inscription "80th Birthday of H.M. The Queen" below and bordered with the Sovereign’s Collar of The New Zealand Order of Merit.
Worldwide Mintage Limit: 2,500 coins
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 80th Birthday

Take a look at the commemerative stamps that were also part of this issue.