The coronation and reign of Queen Elizabeth II. I have in sincerity pledged myself to your service, as so many of you are pledged to mine. Throughout all my life and with all my heart I shall strive to be worthy of your trust. A speech by Queen Elizabeth II on her coronation day, June 2, 1953. It was the moment when, in a ceremony steeped in history, a young queen was formally invested with regalia, anointed and crowned, becoming the first monarch to be crowned Queen of Canada.
Depicted on this 5 oz. Fine silver tribute, the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II was a ceremony laden with centuries of tradition, but the event also marked the dawn of a new, modern era for our young nation and for its 27-year-old queen. Few who witnessed the coronation on June 2, 1953, could have predicted the advancements that would be achieved during Queen Elizabeth II's unprecedented long reign. Having already vowed to devote her life to serving others in 1947, Queen Elizabeth II's coronation oath further bound her to a lifetime of service, duty and devotion to her people: the things which I have here before promised, I will perform and keep. A Coronation Day portrait of a young nation's queen.Of 99.99% pure silver with a magnificent proof finish, this tribute coin is one of the largest pieces in the. Queen Elizabeth II's Reign. Every numismatic coin in the. Collection comes packaged with a special beauty box. Mintage is limited to just 1,750 coins worldwide. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins". The seller is "coin_collector_llc" and is located in this country: CA. This item can be shipped to Canada, United States.