Starting Price: 1900 USD
Price realized: 2700 USD
Elizabeth II (1952 -), Gold proof Crown of Five Pounds, 2005. Struck in 22 carat gold, to commemorate the 200th Anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar, crowned head right, IRB initials below for designer Ian Rank-Broadley, Latin legend and border surrounding, ELIZABETH. II D. G. REG. F. D, FIVE POUNDS, rev. by designer James Butler, portrait of Lord Nelson in the uniform of a Vice-Admiral accompanied by the inscription 'HORATIO NELSON 1805 2005', edge inscription ENGLAND EXPECTS THAT EVERY MAN WILL DO HIS DUTY, weight 39.94g, with original box and certificate (S. L15). As struck, has been slabbed and graded by NGC as PF70 ULTRA CAMEO. Estimated Value $2,500
NGC Certification 5880650-015. Mintage 1,760 pieces. The Latin legend translates as "Queen Elizabeth the second, by the grace of God, Defender of the Faith."