2009: Famous Battles in History - Hastings 1066
2009: Famous Battles in History - Hastings 1066 1oz Silver Proof Coin
The coin’s reverse portray a a Norman knight, a Norman helmet and a Saxon long-handled axe. The design also portrays a section of the historic Bayeaux Tapestry in colour. The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark is incorporated into the design.
The coin is issued with a specially designed numbered Certificate of Authenticity which features photographs and a history of the battle.
The coin is presented in a prestigious display case and themed shipper.
Issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu, the coin bears the Raphael Maklouf effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on its obverse.