2015 FIRST WORLD WAR 100TH ANN. ROYAL NAVY SILVER PROOF TWO POUND COIN BOX + COA. To commemorative the 100th Anniversary of the First World War. This coin pays tribute to of our Royal Navy. And the brave people played during this most awful time in our world history. The history of the Royal Navy is interwoven with that of the United Kingdom. A display of the nation’s maritime might through the centuries. As the First World War raged , the Royal Navy was called upon to play. Its part in the global conflict. At the time the Navy had ruled the waves virtually unchallenged. Since the Battle of Trafalgar more than a century before. The ruling monarch, King George V, was confident of the Navy’s ability. To meet the test before them. He sent a rousing message to Admiral John Jellicoe. To be cascaded to the senior naval officers on all posts away from home waters. These words, so powerful, and reassuring, inspired the edge inscription. For this commemorative gold proof coin. THE SURE SHIELD OF BRITAIN. Perfectly capturing the spirit of the Royal Navy. And the critical role it played during the First World War. This coin’s reserve was designed by David Rowlands. And the Obverse by Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS. The coin comes complete with a numbered Certificate of Authenticity. Information, booklet, box and cardboard outer. In 1282, the coins struck by the Royal Mint were independently. And rigorously checked to determine their quality and fineness. It is known as the Trial of the Pyx and today over 700 years later, it still takes place. Every year an independent jury, sworn in by the Queen’s Remembrancer. Ascertains whether the coins made by the Royal Mint are of the correct weight, diameter and composition as required by law. This means you can rest assured that the coin or coins in your possession are of the highest quality. Weight: 12.00 grams. Diameter: 28.40 mm. A receipt must be kept and trackable information provided. We are dedicated to ensuring the highest possible quality service to our customers. Made with love by. Add a map to your own listings. The item “2015 FIRST WORLD WAR 100TH ANN. ROYAL NAVY SILVER PROOF TWO POUND COIN BOX + COA” is in sale since Monday, February 27, 2017. This item is in the category “Coins\Coins\British\Proof Sets/Coins\2000s”. The seller is “thecoinconnection” and is located in TAMWORTH. This item can be shipped worldwide.
The only official coin struck for this historic sporting anniversary. Struck in 925 sterling silver, finished to Proof standard. Presented in a case complete with a booklet on the FIFA World Cup events of 1966. Fully licensed by The Football Association (The FA). Celebrate Englands FIFA World Cup glory 50 years on. When England welcomed the world and triumphed. Soon after he was appointed England manager in 1962, Alf Ramsey made a bold prediction England would win the next World Cup a tournament that would be played on home soil. With a core of world-class players along with exciting youngsters, the stage was set. English teams of old had underperformed on the biggest stage of all, but this time it would be different. The epic final against West Germany is one of English sports greatest moments and there are few who havent heard BBC commentator Kenneth Wolstenholmes famous words, They think its all over! In 2016 The Royal Mint celebrates a footballing legacy that is inspiring a new generation of English players to emulate the heroes of 1966. This is the only official coin struck to mark 50 years since Bobby Moore lifted the famous Jules Rimet trophy. Finished to Proof standard, it features an original design by Royal Mint coin designer Emma Noble who was inspired by Englands 1966 FIFA World Cup. This coin is presented in a polished black case, complete with a fascinating booklet about the tournament. Produced in collaboration with The Football Association, the booklet contains specially sourced imagery. Please note – no added charge for additional items within an order. To view additional listings from our current range please visit us at. With time, all coins show signs of ageing. Various terms are used to describe this process such as tarnishing, discolouring and toning. It is a natural process with Silver, although the speed at which it progresses does vary. The Royal Mint is unable to replace or attempt to clean proof coins. The item “The Royal Mint 1966 FIFA World Cup £5 Silver Proof Coin WC16SP” is in sale since Tuesday, February 21, 2017. This item is in the category “Coins\Coins\British\Commemorative Coins\2000s”. The seller is “llantrisantcoins” and is located in Pontyclun, Rhondda Cynon Taff. This item can be shipped to all countries in Europe, United States, Canada.