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2020 Music Legends 'David Bowie' 1 oz and 1/4 oz 999.9 Gold Proof Coins (ROYAL MINT SOLD OUT)!
The third release of the Music Legends series from the Royal Mint features the iconic 'David Bowie’. Sold out in minutes when these went on public sale 7th December 2020, following on from the highly sough after 1st coin in the series 'Queen', and second 'Sir Elton John'.
2020 'Winnie the Pooh and Friends' Piglet' Gold Proof 50P - 525 issue Limit.
The Royal Mint in collaboration with Disney have launched the 'Winnie the Pooh and friends' fifty pence collection. The third coin in the series features another famous illustration by E. H. Shepard 'Piglet' this will be followed in 2021 by 3 more releases, The collection when complete will contain 9 coins of different designs, 6 of which are yet to be revealed, what we do know is that they feature Winnie's friends from hundred acre wood.
2021 Queen Elizabeth II 5 Coin '95th Birthday' Gold Proof Sovereign Set (SPECIAL PRICE £4565 - ONE ONLY!)
2021 Proof Sovereign 5 Coin Set includes the unique full sovereign with a crown below ground line celebrating Her Majesty's 95th Birthday in 2021. Along with this special mark, the sovereign has been struck with just 95 grain mills, compared to the normal 108. This is the only time the milling has been changed since the finer milling of the 1957 sovereign which contained 168 grain mills.
2020 The Snowman' Gold Proof 50P - 275 issue Limit.
The Royal Mint in collaboration with 'Snowman Enterprises' follow up last years sold out 2019 edition with a brand new offering of The Snowman for Christmas 2020. The coin designed by Robin Shaw shows The Snowman and in his arms 'James' of course. The gift box contains a fold-out booklet, featuring exclusive illustrations from Robin Shaw – the Assistant Director of sequel The Snowman™ and The Snowdog. These do sell out very quickly and with just 275 struck, please don't delay or they will all be gone.
2021 Queen Elizabeth II Proof Full Sovereign (95th Birthday Edition)
The official launch of the 2021 Proof Sovereign is upon us, and this years offering is unique. the sovereign contains a crown below the ground line celebrating Her Majesty's 95th Birthday in 2021. Along with this special mark, the sovereign has been struck with just 95 grain mills, compared to the normal 108. This is the only time the milling has been changed since the finer milling of the 1957 sovereign which contained 168 grain mills.
2020 'Winnie the Pooh and Friends' Christopher Robin' Gold Proof 50P - 525 issue Limit.
The second coin in the series features another famous illustration by E. H. Shepard 'Christopher Robin' this will be followed in 2020 by 1 more release, 'Piglet', The collection when complete will contain 9 coins of different designs, 6 of which are yet to be revealed, what we do know is that they feature Winnie's friends from hundred acre wood..
2020 Queen Elizabeth II 'Celebrating British Diversity' Gold Proof 50P - 950 issue Limit.
Britain’s history is rich and diverse. For more than 1,100 years, the nation’s story has been told through coins struck by The Royal Mint, a narrative carried in the pockets and purses of all its people. The contribution of ethnic minority communities has been such an important part of that story but has often gone unrecognised. This coin has been created to celebrate all the people who have made Britain what it is today.
2020 'Winnie the Pooh and Friends' Gold Proof Coin 50p collection.
(ROYAL MINT - SOLD OUT)
The Royal Mint in collaboration with Disney have launched the 'Winnie the Pooh and friends' fifty pence collection. The series which starts with Winnie the Pooh enjoying his favourite food 'a jar of honey' will be followed in 2020 by 2 more releases, Piglet, and Christopher Robin. The collection when complete will contain 9 coins of different designs, 6 of which are yet to be revealed, what we do know is that they feature Winnie's friends from hundred acre wood.
2020 BOND 'SHAKEN NOT STIRRED' 999.9 Gold Proof Coins 3rd in the series
(OUT NOW! VERY LIMITED AVAILABILITY)
The release of 'No Time to Die' may have been delayed further, now scheduled to release next April, but that has not stopped the Royal Mint from announcing the 3rd and final coin in this much sought after series. Following on from the fantastic first 2 issues, 'Bond James Bond' and 'Pay Attention 007' the final coin features James Bond in his tuxedo along with a famous quote from the films 'Shaken not Stirred' Sean Connery was the first Bond actor to make the quote in the 3rd film 'Goldfinger' (1964).
2020 Queen Elizabeth II The White Greyhound of Richmond (Final coin in the Queens Beast Series)
The 10th and final series release is the, The White Greyhound of Richmond was a badge of John of Gaunt, Earl of Richmond, son of Edward III. It was also used by Henry IV and by Henry VII. The Tudor double rose can be seen on the shield, one rose within another surmounted by a crown. It symbolises the union of two of the cadet houses of the Plantagenet - York and Lancaster.
2020 Queen Elizabeth II Agatha Christie Proof £2 - (Issue limit 250)
Commemorating the centennial of Dame Agatha Christie’s first published novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, The Royal Mint is proud to celebrate 100 years of mystery with this wonderful special-edition £2 coin. Adorned with all the hallmarks of her novels, this beautiful coin features everything you would expect from an Agatha Christie story – including her favoured method of poisoning – all served on a bed of jigsaw pieces which are symbolic of the ingenious plot twists we’ve come to expect from a typical Christie narrative.
2021 Queen Elizabeth II 'Lunar Year of the OX' 999.9 Gold Proof Coins
The Royal Mint’s Shēngxiào Collection combines British minting craftsmanship with centuries-old Chinese traditions. Artist Harry Brockway has
created the sixth design of the series, working with The Royal Mint’s Coin Design team to create a design which summarises the characteristics
of people born in the Year of the Ox, depicting hard workers in the background, intelligent and reliable.
2020 'BOND, JAMES BOND' 999.9 Gold Proof Coins 2nd in the series
(OUT NOW! VERY LIMITED AVAILABILITY)
The second release of the 'James Bond' series is set for release 1st September 2020, we are able to offer a very limited number of 1oz and 2oz Gold Proofs. The second coin in the sought after series features James Bond's legendary Lotus Esprit custom-built submarine created for the 1977 James Bond film The Spy Who Loved Me.
2020 150th Anniversary of the British Red Cross UK £5 Gold Proof Coin
The first time the British Red Cross has been commemorated on a UK coin A Limited Edition Presentation finished to the finest Proof standard A current motto of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, ‘PER HUMANITATEM AD PACEM’, which translates to ‘THROUGH HUMANITY TO PEACE’. LIMITED TO JUST 250 PIECES
2020 Queen Elizabeth II Mayflower 2020 UK £2 Gold Proof Coin
Features a reverse design by Chris Costello, the same artist chosen by the US Mint for its 400th Anniversary of the Voyage of the Mayflower commemorative programme A beautiful dedication to the bravery and faith of those who travelled on the Mayflower.
2020 Music Legends 'Sir Elton John' 999.9 Gold Proof Coins
(Very Limited stock of 1 oz and quarter oz versions)
The second release of the Music Legends series from the Royal Mint features the iconic 'Sir Elton John’. Sold out in minutes when these went on public sale 6th July 2020, following on from the highly sough after 1st coin in the series 'Queen'.
2020 'BOND, JAMES BOND' 999.9 Gold Proof Coins
(Very Limited edition first of a 3 coin issue)
The first release in the James Bond collection – a coin featuring the Aston Martin DB5. As we pay tribute to the evolution of Bond and the secret agent we see today, we look back at the origins of the world-famous spy. When 007 first appeared on our screens in 1962, in Dr. No, he is playing a hand of cards at a casino table. Bond introduces himself to the other poker players, and the film audience, with the iconic line ‘Bond, James Bond’.
2020 Gold BU Matt Finish Sovereign
(Featuring the George III Mint Mark for 2020 Only)
200th Anniversary of the death of King George III this specially struck sovereign carries the Mark of George III and is struck with Matt finish. The sovereign is presented within box and numbered certificate limited to maximum issue limit of just 12,000. The George III mark within date area is exclusive to the this issue and does not appear on the standard BU sovereign for 2020.
2020 Gold Proof Sovereign Collection
(Featuring the George III Mint Mark for 2020 Only)
The 2020 Gold Sovereign Collection features the classic St George and the Dragon design, But with the addition of the George III Mint mark to celebrate 200 years since the minting of the modern Double and Quintuple Sovereign coins that started in 1820.
The original St George reverse has been digitally remastered by computer by the mint to make this years coin as sharp and as close to the original as possible. Why not visit our EXTENSIVE ONLINE STORE