United Kingdom: Coin Five Pounds 1953 (not released) - detailed information

United Kingdom: Coin Five Pounds 1953 (not released)
CoinFive Pounds 1953 (not released)

None were released to the public.

MintRoyal Mint
Obverse

Laureate bust of Queen Elizabeth II right (by Mary Gillick). Around, ELIZABETH II DEI GRA: BRITT: OMN: REGINA F: D: +

Obverse Inscription ELIZABETH II DEI GRA: BRITT: OMN: REGINA F: D: +
Reverse

St George on horseback advancing to right wearing a helmet and cape and holding a sword; below horse, fallen dragon with lance in its side; below exergue line at right the artist's initials B.P. (Benedetto Pistrucci); in exergue, 1953.

Reverse Inscription 1953
Edge
Edge InscriptionNone
Five Pounds 1953 (not released): Details
CountryUnited Kingdom
CurrencyPound Sterling (pre-decimal)
PeriodPound Sterling (pre-decimal) (1801 - 1971)
Coin TypeFive Pounds (Pre-decimal)
Issued1953
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II
EffigyPortrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait)
Face Value5 (x Pound)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1971)
Mintageunknown
Material0.9167 Gold
DesignerBenedetto Pistrucci
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)36
Mass (g)39.9403
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Five Pounds 1953 (not released): Catalogue Reference IDs