Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the popular children's book, The Gruffalo. This coin features the Gruffalo and the Mouse and is the second Gruffalo coin to be released in 2019.
This is the silver proof version of the coin, which has a limited edition presentation of just 25,000. The coin features a colourful design on the reverse and comes presented in a perpex block.
Read all about the new Royal Mint coin and the tale of the Gruffalo in our Gruffalo monster reveal blog.
The Gruffalo was first published on 23rd March, 1999. It was written by playwright Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler.
The book tells the story of a mouse and his journey through the forrest, scaring off dangerous animals with tales of the Gruffalo - a mythical monster who is half buffalo, half grizzly bear. Little does he know that the Gruffalo actually exists and he is about to come face to face with him.
The popular children's story has sold over 13.5 million copies worldwide.
The obverse of the coin shows the fifth coinage portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by Jody Clark.
The reverse features an image of the Gruffalo and the mouse by Magic Light Pictures.
|Obverse Designer||Jody Clark|
|Reverse Designer||Axel Scheffler|
|Mint||The Royal Mint|
|Limited Edition Presentation||25,000|
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