Home Silver 2018 Great Britain Paddington Bear - At Buckingham Palace 8 G Silver Proof 50p Coin NGC GEM Proof FR Exclusive Big Ben Label

2018 Great Britain Paddington Bear - At Buckingham Palace 8 g Silver Proof 50p Coin NGC GEM Proof First Release Exclusive Big Ben Label

2018 Great Britain Paddington Bear - At Buckingham Palace 8 g Silver Proof 50p Coin NGC GEM Proof FR Exclusive Big Ben Label
IN STOCK: Ready for Immediate Shipment.

Buy It Now

SKU54486
Price: $89.95
Wire / eCheck:  $87.30
+-
Free Shipping

Why purchase this First Releases 2018 Great Britain 50p Paddington Bear Colorized Silver GEM Proof?

This proof represents the second release of a two coin series issued by The Royal Mint of Great Britain celebrating the 60th Anniversary of author Michael Bond's Paddington Bear character. The exceptional seven-sided 2018 colorized Paddington Bear proof measures 27.30 mm in diameter, struck from 8 grams of .925 fine silver (Sterling), with a mintage limit of 75,000.

Charming Colorized Paddington Bear Design

Designed by artist David Knapton, the reverse depicts Paddington wearing his signature blue overcoat and red hat while excitedly waving the Union Jack flag, with the facade of Buckingham Palace dominating the background.

The obverse, created by Jody Clark, features a portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Inscribed "ELIZABETH II, D.G. REG. F.D., 50 PENCE, 2018."

Certified First Releases GEM Proof with Exclusive Big Ben Label

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has determined that this 2018 Great Britain Paddington Bear at Buckingham Palace 8 g Silver Proof coin is in GEM Proof condition, possessing the outstanding strike and surface characteristics equivalent to a coin awarded a Sheldon Scale grade of 65 or higher. The First Releases designation indicates that the coin was submitted for grading within the first thirty days of release. The colorized proof is sonically sealed in a NGC protective holder with a special certification label designed exclusively for ModernCoinMart depicting Big Ben.

Don't hesitate to add this colorized silver GEM Proof featuring Paddington Bear at Buckingham Palace to your collection of commemorative treasures!


Year of Issue:2018
Mint:Royal Mint
Grading Service:NGC
Grade:GEM Proof
Release Type:First Releases
Finish:Proof
Label/Signature:Exclusive Big Ben Label
Composition:Silver
Purity:0.925
Display Weight:8 g
Weight in Grams:8 g
Weight in Ounces:0.2572 oz
Diameter:27.3 mm
Country:Great Britain
Legal Tender:Great Britain
Currency:Pence
Denomination:50
Mintage:75,000
Obverse Design:Queen Elizabeth II Portrait
Reverse Design:Paddington at Buckingham Palace