Why add the 2021 St Helena “Modern” Chinese Trade Dollar 1 oz Silver Proof £2 Coin GEM Proof to your collection?
This Gem Proof 2021 St. Helena “Modern” Chinese Trade Dollar 1 oz. Silver Proof £2 Coin is a great way to add some timeless beauty to your stack. The first trade dollars were produced by China in 1889, this 2021 trade dollar made 132 years after the originals, is re-imagined by the East India Trading Company for the modern era.
- The coin is struck on .999 fine silver planchets.
- Each coin is guaranteed to contain 1 oz. of silver bullion.
- The coin is a legal tender issue £2 Coin in St. Helena.
- The coin was struck by the East India Company.
- This issue is limited to a mintage of ONLY 1,000 coins.
Timeless Dragon Dollar Reverse–Reimagined!
Reverse: The reverse of the issue bears the image of a Classic Chinese Dragon encircling the globe. The imagery used on this issue was inspired by Empress Dowager Cixi’s original Chinese Trade Dollars which were struck from 1889 until 1911.
Obverse: Queen Elizabeth II is featured in her “Fifth Official Portrait”–the most recent version of her official effigy. This portrait was designed by Jody Clark a former employee of The Royal Mint and renowned coin designer.
Gem Proof with Presentation Packaging and COA
Gem Proof coins are specially prepared high end examples. The dies and blanks used to strike these wonders are polished before they are struck multiple times. Proof coins offer one of the finest finishes in numismatics. They are bright, lustrous coins with full details and magnificent eye appeal. Each coin has a clam shell styled presentation case, a historic booklet with the background of the issue and a numbered certificate of authenticity.