SIX Remarkable Commemoratives that Celebrate Her Majesty’s 90th Birthday

This year Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II becomes the first ever British monarch to celebrate her 90th birthday. This significant moment in history will certainly be one to remember.

So I’ve compiled a list of my six favourite commemoratives for you to peruse. In my opinion any Royal collector would be lucky to have these in their collection, especially the 10 ounce gold coin!

1. The Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday Proof Coin
90th proof coin
This golden-coloured coin features a one-year only specially commissioned 90th birthday portrait, designed by Luigi Badia.

The coin proudly displays the royal cypher atop a large “90”. The central design is flanked by the Royal Standard and Union Flags on either side.

2. Guernsey 2016 Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th Birthday Silver £5 Proof Coin

90th silver coinFeaturing an oak wreath and crown to symbolise long life and the House of Windsor, this Silver £5 coin also features the limited edition one-year-only portrait.

At the center is EIIR, encircled by the words Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the years 1926-2016.

3. Australia 90th Birthday 1oz Silver High Relief Coin

Perth Mint 1oz Silver Piedfort Q90thIssued by the Perth Mint, this stunning silver coin has been struck with an incredible high relief finish. To achieve this, each coin must be repeatedly struck on specially prepared presses.

The reverse depicts St. Edwards crown surrounded by wattle branches – just 5,000 have been released worldwide.

4. The Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th Birthday Gold 10oz Coin

90TH 10ozDue to the significance of this Royal event, a remarkable 10 ounce gold coin has been issued. That’s the same weight as 33 pound coins!

Featuring the special one-year-only portrait, this 90th Birthday Coin was incredibly popular – in fact, it sold out its entire edition limit in a matter of hours.

5. QEII 90th Birthday Silver Coin Cover

QEII 90th Birthday Silver Coin PNCThis limited edition Silver Coin Cover features the six UK stamps which have been issued by Royal Mail to mark the Queen’s 90th Birthday. All six evocative photographs feature on our stamps for the first time ever – including a rare picture of the young Princess with King George VI.

The new 2016 Silver Britannia coin is also encapsulated within the cover along with an official postmark by Royal Mail to mark the Queen’s birthday date – 21st April.

6. Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday Photographic Coin

photographic medalThis is the first coin to be issued from The Queen’s 90th Birthday Coin Collection – a new series of photographic coins being issued over the coming months in celebration of the occasion.

The coin has been expertly plated in 24 carat gold and features a full-colour birthday portrait – taken by renowned royal photographer Lord Snowdon for her 80th birthday.

This is a record-breaking moment in British history which will be remembered forever. And the coins and stamps which have been issued to mark the occasion really capture the moment.  

Which of the six is your favourite commemorative? Let me know in the comments below.


If you’re interested… Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday Coin

You can add the Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday Proof Coin to your collection today

Click here to find out more.

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22 Responses to SIX Remarkable Commemoratives that Celebrate Her Majesty’s 90th Birthday

  1. Jeffrey Foddy says:

    Queen Elizabeth II 90th birthday photographic coin is my preference.

  2. Jeffrey Foddy says:

    Queen Elizabeth 90th birthday coin.

  3. Pavlik dei Medici says:

    how much for all 5 left available

    • Charlotte St Pierre says:

      Hi

      Please click on the title links for the products we have available. You can find all the information you are looking for there.

      Thanks!

  4. terence m clarke says:

    how much for all of them

  5. How much for all 6.

    Thank you

    • Charlotte St Pierre says:

      Hi Stephen,

      Please click on the title links for the products we have available. You can find all the information you are looking for there.

      Unfortunately we no longer have stock of the 10oz, but you can still add a selection of the others to your collection.

      Hope that helps!

      Charlotte.

  6. michael j gammie says:

    I like coins/stamp cards that are both aesthetically pleasing and a lifelike representation of the subject-so,I am hoping for the chance to obtain numbers 5 and 6 on this list-will this be possible/at what cost?
    Cheers,
    Michael

    • Charlotte St Pierre says:

      Hi Michael,
      Yes, these are both available to purchase – please click on the title links for more details!
      Thanks,
      Charlotte.

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