Festival of Coins: Coin of the day

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16 September 2021
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Each day throughout the Festival of Coins we'll be looking into the collections at The Royal Mint Museum and selecting one item with a story to tell…

We're delighted to be working with The Royal Mint Museum, partners of the Festival of Coins, to bring you a selection of remarkable coins from the Museum's own collection.

Be sure to return to the Festival hub page each day to see the latest coin!

Coin of the day, number one

The Royal Mint collection is renowned for its patterns and proofs, unusual items that may seldom surface in the sale rooms and that few collectors will therefore have a chance of seeing.

Included in this fabulous array is an excessively rare uniface pattern florin of George V dated 1926 and which, being uniface, is not to be found in English Silver Coinage. Read more…


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