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Robert Elderton: designs featuring British Royals
« on: April 14, 2018, 01:57:05 AM »

Alderney, 5 pounds, 2005.  Prince Harry's 21st birthday.

 
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Re: Robert Elderton: designs featuring British Royals
« Reply #1 on: April 14, 2018, 01:57:28 AM »

Prince Andrew of the UK.



In 1984 Ascension Island and St Helena each issued a commemorative 50 pence coin for Prince Andrew's visit. Robert Elderton designed the portrait that appeared on both coins.
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Re: Robert Elderton: designs featuring British Royals
« Reply #2 on: April 14, 2018, 01:57:45 AM »

Falkland Islands, 50 pence, 1985. Opening of Mount Pleasant Airport by Prince Andrew.



The same portrait appeared on this coin, but with one difference: Prince Andrew is wearing a military ribbon. By 1985 he was entitled to wear two ribbons: the one that came with the Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Medal (received in 1977), and the one that came with the South Atlantic Medal (awarded in 1982), which he received for his active duty in the Falklands War.

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Re: Robert Elderton: designs featuring British Royals
« Reply #3 on: April 14, 2018, 01:58:28 AM »

UK, 5 pounds, 1998.  50th birthday of Prince Charles.



This design was by Robert Elderton and Michael Noakes.

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Re: Robert Elderton: designs featuring British Royals
« Reply #4 on: April 14, 2018, 01:58:54 AM »

Falkland Islands, 25 pounds, 1986.  Marriage of the Duke and Duchess of York.



Another of Mr Elderton's royal portraits.

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Re: Robert Elderton: designs featuring British Royals
« Reply #5 on: December 23, 2019, 01:53:25 AM »


Barbados, 5 dollars, 1994.  Queen Mother, Lady of the Century: engagement portrait.

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Re: Robert Elderton: designs featuring British Royals
« Reply #6 on: December 23, 2019, 01:53:47 AM »

Falkland Islands, 100 pounds, 1990.  Gold. Queen Mother's 90th birthday.
 



A gold 25 pounds coin was also issued with the same design.

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Re: Robert Elderton: designs featuring British Royals
« Reply #7 on: December 23, 2019, 01:54:19 AM »

Saint Helena, 25 pence, 1980.  Queen Mother's 80th birthday.



Here we see a cameo of the Queen Mother, above HMS Vanguard.

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Re: Robert Elderton: designs featuring British Royals
« Reply #8 on: December 23, 2019, 01:54:55 AM »

Cayman Islands, $1, 1994.  Royal Visit.  Royal Yacht S.S. Britannia.



Robert Elderton produced a set of designs to commemorate the Queen's visit of 1994 to the Caribbean and nearby islands and countries.

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Re: Robert Elderton: designs featuring British Royals
« Reply #9 on: December 23, 2019, 01:55:16 AM »

Bermuda, 2 dollars, 1994.  Royal Visit.

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« Reply #10 on: December 23, 2019, 01:55:36 AM »

Guyana, 50 dollars, 1994.  Royal Visit.  Royal Yacht S.S. Britannia.

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Re: Robert Elderton: designs featuring British Royals
« Reply #11 on: December 23, 2019, 01:56:09 AM »

Belize, 10 dollars, 1994.  Royal Visit.  Roses and black orchids.

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« Reply #12 on: December 23, 2019, 01:56:38 AM »

Jamaica, 500 dollars, 1994.  Royal Visit.  Royal Yacht S.S. Britannia.

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« Reply #13 on: December 23, 2019, 01:56:59 AM »

Bahamas, $250 (gold), 1994.  Royal Visit.  Royal Yacht S.S. Britannia.

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Re: Robert Elderton: designs featuring British Royals
« Reply #14 on: December 23, 2019, 01:57:24 AM »

The 70th birthday of Prince Charles.