Elizabeth II, 1997 Gold Proof Britannia Ten Pounds NGC PF69 Ultra Cameo
Elizabeth II, 1997 Gold Proof Britannia Ten Pounds.
3.41 g of 22ct/.917 gold (Actual Gold Weight: 0.1 oz/3.11g of 24ct/pure gold). Celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Britannia issue. Obverse: ELIZABETH II D G REG FID DEF (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, denomination 10 POUNDS below. Reverse: TENTH OUNCE FINE GOLD BRITANNIA 1997, Britannia standing in a chariot drawn by two horses, she holds the reins in her left hand and a trident in her right, PN behind chariot for designer Philip Nathan. Mint State/Proof FDC.
Authenticated and graded by NGC as PF69 Ultra Cameo, certification no. 6031311-022.
References: S. BN2, KM #982.