• 2014 UK Coin £2 Gold Proof Outbreak of WWI 22369
  • 2014 UK Coin £2 Gold Proof Outbreak of WWI 22368
  • 2014 UK Coin £2 Gold Proof Outbreak of WWI 22369
  • 2014 UK Coin £2 Gold Proof Outbreak of WWI 22368
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2014 Gold Proof £2 Coin Outbreak of WWI - Coin Only

This 2014 First World War £2 gold proof coin is the first in a five coin series issued by The Royal Mint to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War.

This coin is issued without the box or certificate.

  • Struck to a proof finish in 22 carat gold, 0.916 fineness
  • Capital Gains Tax exempt
  • British legal tender
  • Limited mintage of 825
  • VAT free Investment Gold


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First World War

The 100th Anniversary of the First World War £2 is the first coin in a five-year series that takes us on a journey from outbreak to armistice. 

Struck in 22 carat gold, the coin features a red gold outer band around a yellow gold inner disc. Designed by John Bergdahl, this commemorative gold proof two pound coin features an engraving on the reverse based upon the famous campaign poster of Lord Kitchener urging men to enlist. 'Your Country Needs You' resonated with men throughout the United Kingdom to sign up and fight for King and Country.


The coin features the edge inscription:


These words were spoken by the Foreign Secretary Sir Edward Grey on the eve of WWI.


The obverse bears the fourth definitive coin portrait of Queen Elizabeth II designed by Ian Rank Broadley, FRBS, FSNAD, whose initials IRB appear under the head.

The coin features the inscription:



The reverse features the image of British Secretary of War, Lord Kitchener, pointing and the inscription:



Denomination: £2
Alloy Inner: 22 Carat Yellow Gold
Alloy Outer: 22 Carat Red Gold
Weight: 15.976g
Diameter: 28.40mm
Actual Gold Weight 0.4708 troy ounce
Reverse Designer John Bergdahl
Obverse Designer: Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS
Finish: Proof
Mintage: 825
Mint: The Royal Mint
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