Why does this limited mintage 1 oz. silver proof 2022 dated coin issued In Memoriam of Queen Elizabeth II belong in your collection of precious metal treasures?
This stunning silver proof coin is dedicated to the incredible long life and legacy of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Her reign of more than seventy years, from February 6, 1952, until her peaceful death on September 8, 2022, is the longest in the entire history of the British monarchy.
- This 2022 In Memoriam of Queen Elizabeth II coin is a product of the Mayer Mint in Germany.
- The coin’s imagery is beautifully showcased by an exquisite proof finish.
- The coin is struck from 1 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver.
- The 38.61 mm diameter coin is legal tender of the Cook Islands, with a face value of five dollars.
- Mintage is limited to only 25,000 pieces.
Stunning Commemorative Imagery
Obverse: The obverse features a right facing portrait of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The inscriptions “ELIZABETH II” and “COOK ISLANDS” curve above the image, with the coin’s denomination of “5 DOLLARS” centered below. This classic rendition of the monarch was created by award-winning British sculptor Ian Rank-Broadley in 1998.
Reverse: On the reverse, the late monarch is depicted facing forward with an endearing smile upon her face, wearing pearl earrings and necklace, and a lace-edged gown. The Queen’s head is adorned with the Cambridge Lover’s Knot Tiara, which she inherited from her grandmother Queen Mary in 1953. The inscription “IN MEMORIAM QUEEN ELIZABETH II” surrounds the portrait, while the Queen’s dates of life appear above her shoulder as “21ST APRIL 1926” and “8TH SEPTEMBER 2022.”
Spectacular Proof Coin
This 2022 Cook Islands 1 oz. silver In Memoriam of Queen Elizabeth II coin is available from ModernCoinMart in proof condition. Expect the coin to be magnificently minted, featuring a superior quality strike, exceptionally finished frosted and mirrored proof surfaces, and outstanding eye appeal. The coin will arrive encapsulated, accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.