Elizabeth II, 2003 Gold Proof "Egyptian Arch Bridge" Pattern One Pound NGC PF70 Ultra Cameo
Elizabeth II, 2003 Gold Proof "Egyptian Bridge" One Pound.
19.62g of 22ct/.917 gold (Actual Gold Weight: 17.99 of 24ct/pure gold). Regional bridge series. Obverse: ELIZABETH II D G REG F D 2003 (Elizabeth the Second by the Grace of God Queen Defender of the Faith). Fourth portrait of Elizabeth II, crowned with the 'girls of Great Britain and Ireland tiara', IRB below truncation for designer Ian Rank-Broadley. Reverse: PATTERN, Egyptian Arch Railway Bridge inside a border of railway station canopy dags, EE in right support brickwork for designer Edwina Ellis. Mint State/Proof FDC.
Authenticated and graded by NGC as PF70 Ultra Cameo, certification no. 6135584-020.
References: S. J20A, KM #1059 var.
A pattern coin is a coin which has not been approved for release, but produced to evaluate a proposed coin design.