2016 Her Majesty the Queen 90th Birthday Gold Proof £5 Coin

Honours Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th Birthday, embodying Her decades of steadfast service and the nation’s esteem

A refined depiction of the Queen, reflecting Her grace and the reverence She commands in Her nonagenarian years

An elegant historical figure portrayed by distinguished sculptor Jody Clark, symbolising Britain’s rich legacy and Royal heritage

‘ELIZABETH II DEI GRA REGINA FID DEF’ encircles the historical figure, affirming the Queen’s enduring Royal stature




In honour of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th birthday, the year 2016 marked the introduction of the magnificent 90th Birthday £5 Gold Proof Coin, an integral addition to the esteemed commemorative series. Meticulously crafted, this coin is composed of solid 24-Carat Gold, weighing a substantial 1.41 ounces and representing the epitome of pure, high-quality Gold.

The reverse of this exquisite coin features an intricate depiction of the Queen, capturing Her grace and poise in a regal portrait. This design is a tribute to Her nine decades of unwavering service and dedication to the nation and the Commonwealth. The portrait embodies the Queen’s enduring strength and wisdom, qualities that have defined Her reign.

The obverse presents an equally impressive design, showcasing an elegant and refined portrayal of a historical British figure, a masterpiece by renowned sculptor Jody Clark, adding a touch of historical significance and grandeur to this collector’s item.

Precision and artistry are at the forefront of this coin’s creation. Utilising advanced minting techniques and meticulously selected dies, every detail of the Queen’s portrait and the historical figure on the obverse is rendered with exceptional clarity and brilliance, showcasing the pinnacle of numismatic craftsmanship.

With its limited mintage, the 90th Birthday £5 Gold Proof Coin is a rare and sought-after piece, coveted by collectors and enthusiasts alike. The coin’s solid, fine 999.9 Gold composition highlights its purity and substantial value, making it not just a token of celebration but also a symbol of the Queen’s lasting legacy. This coin is a distinguished tribute, honouring not only the significant milestone of Her Majesty’s 90th birthday but also Her enduring impact and the deep respect She commands.

Weight (grams)39.94g
Fineness / Carat0.9167/ 22
Maximum Mintage1200
MonarchElizabeth II (1952-2022)
Obverse DesignerJody Clark
Reverse DesignerChristopher Hobbs
Denomination£5 Crown
Mint / BrandThe Royal Mint
CountryUnited Kingdom
GradePF 70
SecurityNGC Certified


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