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Christine Ellingham: unadopted coin designs
« on: June 30, 2021, 11:55:06 AM »
My thanks to retired artist and coin designer Christine Ellingham, who sent me some of her old sketches for intended coin designs.
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« Reply #1 on: June 30, 2021, 11:56:06 AM »


50th wedding anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II.
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« Reply #2 on: June 30, 2021, 11:56:46 AM »


50th wedding anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II.
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« Reply #3 on: June 30, 2021, 11:59:10 AM »


Left: the coronation of George VI and Elizabeth, later known as the Queen Mother.

Right: 50th anniversary of the wedding of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip.
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« Reply #4 on: June 30, 2021, 12:02:36 PM »


The death of Diana, Princess of Wales.
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« Reply #5 on: June 30, 2021, 12:03:00 PM »


The death of Diana, Princess of Wales.
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« Reply #6 on: June 30, 2021, 12:03:23 PM »


The death of Diana, Princess of Wales.
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« Reply #7 on: June 30, 2021, 12:04:56 PM »


The death of Diana, Princess of Wales.
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« Reply #8 on: June 30, 2021, 12:09:06 PM »


These designs were meant for coins.





Instead, the Westminster Collection used one of the designs on a medal.

It commemorated the Queen's Golden Jubilee.
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« Reply #9 on: June 30, 2021, 04:32:41 PM »


Guernsey, 5 pounds, 2000.





Christine's designs for the 100th birthday of the Queen Mother in the year 2000.

The design on the left was adopted. The other design was not.
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« Reply #10 on: June 30, 2021, 04:33:08 PM »
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