History/Background Information: Five shillings series of Queen Elizabeth II struck between 1953 - 1960 in the Union of SA. Struck to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Union of SA.
Certification: NGC PL67 (Gem Prooflike) - Second Finest Grade
Condition Notes: A gem prooflike specimen seldom found in such lofty condition. Superbly struck and boldly presented with significant mint bloom adorning the surfaces. Flawless fields with no blemish visible in hand.
Mintage: 22 367
POP Statistics: 39 in PL67 with only 6 finer in PL68 (NGC Stats - Second Finest Known)
Reference: Hern S325
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