The Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II in the Year 2022 is a milestone for the Queen, the United Kingdom, and the Commonwealth. It marks the 70th anniversary of the Queen’s accession to the throne on February 6, 1952. Queen Elizabeth II is the first British monarch to be honored with a Platinum Jubilee.
An extended bank holiday between June 2nd to 5th is planned for everyone to come together and celebrate the Queen's historic milestone. These four days of celebrations will see public events and community activities, in addition to national highlights of the Queen's time on the throne. In honor of the Queen's Platinum Jubilee, The Merrick Mint has made this beautiful commemorative card set, each with Queen Elizabeth II meeting 5 different Popes.
1) Pope Pius XII
2) Pope John XXIII
3) Pope John Paul II
4) Pope Benedict XVI
5) Pope Francis
• 5 Pope Cards + 1 Header/Certificate of Authenticity Card = 6 Cards Total
• Printed on Premium 16pt UV Coated Trading Card Stock
• Comes in a 2 piece clear, hard, acrylic box
• Collector's Edition