1937 'Official' Coronation silver medallion
as issued by the Royal Mint.
Obverse: GEORGE VI CROWNED 12 MAY 1937 - bust of King George VI, facing left
Reverse: QUEEN ELIZABETH 12 MAY 1937 - bust of Queen Elizabeth, facing left
Designed by P. Metcalf
The Medallion: 32 mm diameter, weights 15.4 grams of 0.925 fine silver = 0.458 ounces of pure silver
We can offer ONE Medallion in the original red square cardboard box of issue.
There is an official label on the back of the box.
The silver medallion has a pale tone in centre & choice blue tone around the edge.
The medallion appears to be in unused condition
We can offer the same size silver medallion - WITHOUT the box - just the medallion
also in choice condition - either with bright finish or with a similar blue tone as above.
We can also offer ONE Medallion in bronze as per above dimensions.
Obv. Slightest wear on King's cheek (box wear at some point !) with lustre around legend