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Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee 1977

Country: United Kingdom

Silver Jubilee Medal 1977
A silver medal issued to commemorate the twenty fifth anniversary of the reign of Queen Elizabeth 11, some 60,000 were issued.

The obverse shows a right facing profile of Queen Elizabeth II wearing the St. Edward's crown - the first time this design was employed. The reverse has a crown and wreath enclosing the words 'THE 25TH YEAR OF THE REIGN OF QUEEN ELIZABETH II 6 FEBRUARY 1977'.

The ribbon is white with thin red stripes at the edges, a broad blue stripe in the centre and a thin red stripe down the middle of it.