1990 Whole Coin Set Britannia - Four (4) Coins Proof

1990 Whole Coin Set Britannia - Four (4) Coins Proof

The 1990 Britannia four coin gold proof set bears the Standing Britannia reverse design by Philip Nathan.

This year's set contains a gold plated medallion with "Elizabeth R" and the date topped by a large crown, while the reverse design is a horse, the Chinese lunar calendar symbol of the year.


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Gold Britannias were first issued in 1987, both proof coins and uncirculated coins. Britannia proof sets have been issued every year since 1987. From 1990, the mintage for the 4 coin sets has been very low. For the patient collector, many of the older sets which we offer represent a very good deal as they are at considerable savings compared with purchasing the current year's set direct from the Royal Mint.

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