2008 Royal Shield of Arms Silver Proof UK Coin Set
This beautiful silver proof coin set features seven coins. The reverse designs form the Royal Shield of Arms when placed together.
This silver proof set contains a £1, 50p, 20p, 10p, 5p, 2p and 1p coin. All of the coins are struck to a proof finish from 0.925 sterling silver. The coins are encased within a black presentation box, accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from The Royal Mint.
Only 10,000 of these sets were issued.
In 2008 The Royal Mint changed the reverse design of circulating coins from the Emblems of Britain to a new style, named the Royal Shield of Arms. Designed by Matthew Dent, the seven coins when placed together correctly, make up the Royal Shield of Arms.
The obverse of the coins was designed by Ian Rank-Broadley. This is the fourth coinage portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
The reverse designs, when arranged properly, depict the namesake of the set, the Royal Shield of Arms. This was designed by Royal Mint artist, Matthew Dent.
|Pound||Shield of Arms||22.50mm||9.5g||.925|
|Fifty Pence||Partial Arms||27.30mm||8g||.925|
|Twenty Pence||Partial Arms||21.40mm||5g||.925|
|Ten Pence||Partial Arms||24.50mm||6.5g||.925|
|Five Pence||Partial Arms||18.00mm||3.25g||.925|
|Two Pence||Partial Arms||25.91mm||7.12g||.925|
|One Penny||Partial Arms||20.32mm||3.56g||.925|
|Total||All Seven Coins||42.93g|
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Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their precious metal content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.
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