Elizabeth II, 1996 Gold Proof Double Sovereign/Two Pounds NGC PF70 Ultra Cameo
Elizabeth II, 1996 Gold Proof Double Sovereign/Two Pounds.
15.98g of 22ct/.917 gold (Actual Gold Weight: 14.64 of 24ct/pure gold). Obverse: ELIZABETH II DEI GRATIA REGINA F D (Elizabeth the Second by the Grace of God Queen Defender of the Faith). Third portrait of Elizabeth II, crowned with the royal diadem, RDM on truncation for designer Raphael Maklouf. Reverse: St. George on horseback, brandishing his sword having slayed the dragon, his broken spear discarded on the ground, 1996 and B.P., for designer Benedetto Pistrucci, in exergue. Mint State/Proof FDC.
Authenticated and graded by NGC as PF70 Ultra Cameo, certification no. 5878556-013.
References: S. SD2, KM #944, Marsh T61.