Buckingham First Day Covers

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This Coin is from the Coronation Year!

Coronation anniversary with 1953 coin

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Growing ever more popular as her reign continues, Queen Elizabeth II continous to be synonymous with moral strength and kindness.
In 2003 we celebrated the 50th anniversary her coronation with this stunning and rare coin cover..


  • Very limited editions personally signed by the Duchess of Grafton, Fortune FitzRoy
  • Each cover bears a single stamp from the English, Isle of Man & Jersey 50th Anniversary of the Coronation issues
  • Each stamp has been postmarked with a specially designed 50th Anniversary postmark on the first day of issue (2 June 2003)
  • Features a single genuine antique 1953 Commonwealth Coronation issue stamp, franked with a special 1953 Coronation cachet
  • Holds a commemorative five shilling coin, minted in 1953
  • Alternative editions available featuring a 1977 Jubilee coin

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Special Signed Editions

A small number of these covers have been personally signed by the Duchess of Grafton, Fortune FitzRoy. Fortune FitRoy was a Lady of the Bedchamber to Queen Elizabeth II, and has been Mistress of the Robes since 1967.

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Alternative Edition

Our Alternative 50th anniversary of the coronation coin cover This cover is available as an alternative edition, which features in place of the 1953 five shilling commemorative coin a 1977 Jubilee commemorative coin. These covers are also available as signed editions, again personally signed by the Duchess of Grafton, Fortune FitzRoy. Scroll down to order yours now!

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Quick Facts: Coronation anniversary with 1953 coin is a First-day Cover Issue date : 2nd June 2003

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