Great Britain 1887 Victoria Golden Jubilee High Relief Proof Silver Medal PCGS SPECIMEN-62 This is the Official Royal Mint medal issued to commemorate Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee in 1887. Silver, 77mm diameter, Mintage of only 2289 pieces, struck in high relief. Impressive bold strike on the high profile bust with reflective fields and pleasant gray to almond toning throughout. The medal was engraved by L.
Wyon after the portrait bust of Sir J. Boehm and the reverse design of Sir Frederick Leighton. Obverse: Crowned and veiled bust of Victoria to the left, her name and titles around.Reverse: a figure representing the British Empire enthroned with the sea as background. The other figures represent Commerce, The genius of Electricity and Steam, Industry and Agriculture, Science and Letters and Art. In exergue, 5 small shields inscribed "ASIA, AMERICA, EUROPE, AUSTRALASIA and AFRICA".
British Historical Medals # 3219, Eimer-1733b. The item "Great Britain Victoria Golden Jubilee High Relief Proof Silver Medal PCGS SP-62" is in sale since Thursday, July 11, 2019.This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Exonumia\Medals". The seller is "vdukat" and is located in Feasterville-Trevose, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.