Each coin comes in an individual presentation box, which includes a perspex block to display your coin in.
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 each coin features the Jody Clark portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. This is the fifth coinage portrait of Elizabeth II to feature on UK coins.
The reverse of the coins was designed by Magic Light Pictures Ltd.
The Gruffalo coin features a close-up of the Gruffalo, whilst the other coin depicts the Gruffalo and the Mouse meeting for the first time.
|Obverse Designer||Jody Clark|
|Reverse Designer||Magic Light Pictures|
|Mint||The Royal Mint|
|Mintage (Each Design)||30,000|
|Limited Edition Presentation (Each Design)||25,000|
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