The new 2022 George I Silver Proof 2 oz Coin is the third release in The Royal Mint's British Monarchs Collection.
These coins celebrate the first British monarch of the House of Hanover, King George I, and feature a remastered portrait taken from original 18th century coins.
Struck from .999 fine silver, each coin contains 2 ounces of the precious metal and is struck to a proof finish. These coins have a face value of £5.
Each coin is beautifully presented in a box, along with a certificate of authenticity from the Royal Mint.
Only 756 of these coins will be minted with just 750 issued in this limited edition presentation.
Please note these coins are one per household. All additional orders will be automatically refunded.
King George I reigned from 1714 until 1727. He was the first British monarch from the House of Hanover.
|King Henry VII
|King George IV
|King James I
|King George V
|Saxe-Coburg-Gotha / Windsor
|King George I
|Queen Mary I
|King Edward VII
|King William III and Queen Mary II
|King Henry VIII
|King William IV
|King Charles I
|King George VI
|King Charles II
|Queen Elizabeth I
|King George II
|King Edward VI
|King James II
|Queen Elizabeth II
|King George III
Jody Clark's portrait of HM Queen Elizabeth II appears on the obverse. The inscription reads:
2022 • ELIZABETH II • D • G • REG • F • D • 5 POUNDS
The reverse shows a remastered portrait of King George I. He is shown facing right, wearing a laureate. It was designed by medallist and engraver John Croker. The inscription reads:
GEORGIVS · D : G · M · BR · FR · ET · HIB · REX · F · D ·
|Weight / Size
|Silver Weight Troy Ounces
|Fineness / Carat
|Elizabeth II (1952-2022)
|Mint / Brand
|The Royal Mint
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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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If your product is not a graded coin and is considered a bullion item, it should be noted that these are bought and sold on low premiums over their precious metal content and not solely for aesthetic purposes; therefore, some products may have edge knocks and/or marks. These edge knocks and marks do not alter the specifications of the coins.
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