Queen Elizabeth Coronation - 1953 Mint Never-Hinged Issue

On June 2, 1953, Hong Kong joined dozens of British territories and Commonwealth nations to celebrate the coronation of the 27-year-old Queen Elizabeth II. While she assumed the role of Queen in 1952 following the sudden death of King George VI, it was customary to not hold a formal coronation during a period of mourning, and her coronation was planned for the following year. Hong Kong #184

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