Eight crowns were produced inscribed “Traders of the World” and the value “1 Crown”. 10,000 were issued in Proof Sterling Silver, 22.28 gms in weight and 38.60mm in diameter. 15,000 were issued in Proof Fine 999.9 Gold 1/25 oz, 1.244 gms in weight and 13.92mm in diameter.
One of the crowns depicts Cook, Resolution and a beaver (to symbolise fur trade).
Originally published in Cook's Log, page 1746, volume 23, number 3 (2000).
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