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Obverse of 1981 Ascension Royal Wedding Silver Proof Crown
Obverse of 1981 Ascension Royal Wedding Silver Proof Crown


Charles' & Diana's Coats of Arms on Reverse of 1981 Ascension Silver Proof Crown
Charles' & Diana's Coats of Arms on Reverse of 1981 Ascension Silver Proof Crown

Ascension Island
Ascension Island is part of the British Overseas territory of St Helena, Ascension Island and Tristan de Cunha. Ascension Island is perhaps most famous for being a major staging post for British Forces during the Falklands War in 1982.
Please see separate pages for coins of Saint Helena, and Saint Helena & Ascension jointly.

Ascension Coins
Ascension has issued its own coinage, all commemorative, since 1978, St. Helena since 1973, while St. Helena and Ascension have issued coins in joint names since 1984, including normal circulation coinage.

Further Information
For more information on Ascension Island history and coinage please see our history page.

Coin Specifications
Crown38.6128.280.925 Silver Proof0.8410
25 Pence Crown38.6128.280.925 Silver Proof0.8410
50 Pence Crown38.6128.280.925 Silver Proof0.8410

Denomination = Face Value
Diameter = Diameter in millimetres
Weight = Weight in grams
Alloy = Fineness of precious metal (.925 = 92.5%)
AMW = Metal Content = Actual precious metal content in troy ounces

Prices & Availability
All prices on our websites are subject to fluctuation and availability. Please check before ordering.
198125 PenceRoyal Wedding of Charles & DianaSilver Proof30,000
1997Fifty PenceGolden Wedding of Queen Elizabeth II & Prince PhilipSilver Proof30,000
2011Two PoundsRoyal Wedding of Prince William and Catherine MiddletonUncirculated 
201260 CrownsDiamond JubileeSilver Proof60
2012Five PoundsDiamond JubileeSilver Proof 

Mintage = Quantity issued, where known, otherwise issue limit.

Postage & Packing:
UK: At buyer's Risk £3.50 or
Fully Insured £9 (Usually by Royal Mail Special Delivery)
USA: Airmail at buyer's risk $10 or
Fully Insured $20
For further details, please see our Postage & Packing page.

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Coins Wanted
We make an active market in almost all world coins, gold or otherwise, including Ascension coins. If you have any of these coins to sell, please contact us, or post them to us for appraisal and offer.

If you want to find the value of a coin you own, please take a look at our page I've Found An Old Coin, What's It Worth?

If you have an enquiry about any of our Ascension Island Coins, we'd be happy to answer you, but please note it may be quicker to telephone us. Please see the Contact Us page of our website. the Lowest Possible Price

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