Romy Schneider was a German actress who is best known for the title role in the trilogy “Sissi” in which she plays Empress Elisabeth of Austria-Hungary. In commemoration of the 40th anniversary of Romy’s death, artist Elles Kloosterman created this beautiful portrait of her in her most famous role. The reverse shows Castle Schönbrunn in Vienna, where Empress Elisabeth resided, in great detail. The high-relief on both sides is outstanding.
5.000 Francs GNF
40th Anniversary of her death
Édition Portrait d´Or - Princesse Grace de Monaco
World’s first gold coin with high relief on both sides!
Extremely low mintage of only 140 pieces!
Individual numbering on the rim!
Princess Grace of Monaco was not only a highly admired and Oscar-winning actress under her birth name Grace Kelly, she also was a beloved Princess to her Monacan citizens. This beautiful 1 oz. gold coin in proof quality offers for the first time a high relief on both obverse and reverse. Its extremely limited mintage commemorates the 40th anniversary of her tragic death in 1982.