Starting price: 540 GBP
Price realized: 950 GBP
UNITED KINGDOM. Elizabeth II, 1952-.
Gold 50 pence, 2019. Royal Mint. Proof.
Commemorating the 160th anniversary of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's birth, the famous crime novelist. His main character Sherlock Holmes is probably the most famous detective of all time; over 50 films have been made and his fictitious address on 221B Baker Street is a major tourist attraction in London.
Fifth crowned head of HM Elizabeth II facing right; JC below; ELIZABETH II · DEI · GRA · REG · FID · DEF· 2019 ·. Design by Jody Clark. / Unmistakable silhouette of Sherlock Holmes with deerstalker hat and pipe, to the left excerpt from The Hound of the Baskervilles on 15 lines, to the right excerpt from The Final Problem on 15 lines; 'SHERLOCK HOLMES' above, '50 PENCE' below. Design by Stephen Raw. Edge plain.
In secure plastic holder, graded NGC PF 70 ULTRA CAMEO, certification number 4866567-020.
NGC Census in this grade: 53, equal-finest graded.
Total NGC Census: 57
Diameter: 27.3 mm.
Thickness: 1.78 mm.
Weight: 15.5 g. (AGW=0.4570 oz.)
Composition: 917.0/1000 Gold.
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