IOM Siamese Cat 1992 Cuni 1 Crown Commemorative Coin

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ISLE OF MAN

SIAMESE CAT

1992 COPPER-NICKEL 1 CROWN COMMEMORATIVE COIN

IOM SIAMESE 1992 COPPER-NICKEL COIN CAT SIDE

 

PHOTOS IN THIS LISTING HAVE BEEN ENLARGED TO SHOW DETAILS.

Pardon glare and reflections in photos.

Look carefully at photos and you will see the camera lens and fingers reflected off the mirror-like surfaces of the coin!

 

BEAUTIFUL REEDED EDGE

 

This coin is 38.6 mm in diameter, much larger than both USA quarter (24.26 mm in diameter) and USA half dollar (30.61 mm in diameter).

 

The Isle of Man Government has issued a crown every year since 1988 depicting a different cat to the delight of cat lovers and coin collectors everywhere. Voted 'Most Popular Coin of the Year' internationally, the award-winning cat has already found a home with millions proud owners. As legal tender, every coin bears on one side an effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, while the reverse displays a detailed relief of the star feline for that year.

 

IOM SIAMESE 1992 COPPER-NICKEL COIN CAT SIDE

In 1992, the star feline was the Siamese.

 

Truly a Royal Animal, whose ancestors spent centuries within the confines of Thailand's temples and Royal Palaces. No commoner was allowed to own one. Just over 100 years ago, the first Siamese reached the West and captivated all with their charm and beauty. This oriental 'aristocrat' graces the reverse of the superb 1992 Cat release.

 

Shown on this beautiful coin is a Siamese cat sitting quietly on a dock. In the background are seagulls, the 'cat on a dock' emblem of the series and the ancient three-legged ('triskeles') crest of the Isle of Man (located in the Irish Sea).

 

IOM SIAMESE 1992 COPPER-NICKEL COIN QEII SIDE

The obverse of the coin carries a fine effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank Broadley FRBS FSNAD.

 

COIN SPECIFICATIONS:

METAL COPPER-NICKEL

FACE VALUE 1 CROWN

DIAMETER 38.60 MM

WEIGHT 28.28 GMS

This Siamese Cat world commemorative coin makes a great collectible gift for yourself or any collector.

 

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IOM Siamese Cat 1992 Cuni 1 Crown Commemorative Coin
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  • Item #: C01V02M01P01C11L23IOMSIAMCUNI
  • Manufacturer: ISLE OF MAN
  • Manufacturer's Product Number: 1319921
  • Condition: New
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