Why add the 2019 Great Britain Tower of London - Raven Silver Proof 56417 Coin GEM Proof to your collection?
Britain's Royal Mint has another hit on their hands with this spectacular £5 Great Britain Tower of London Raven Silver £5 Gem Proof coin featuring the beautiful Original Government Packaging. This is the first design of four in the new Tower of London series. These stunningly attractive legal tender coins are struck to proof quality on 1 oz. .925 fine silver planchets. The mintage is limited to 4000 units. This is the first appearance of the Tower on a legal U.K. coin.
Majestic Raven Reverse
The reverse was designed by Glyn Davies and features a raven perched on the Tower. According to legend, when the ravens leave the Tower of London, Britain will fall. The rim inscription reads "On into twilight within walls of stone" from the famous poem "Human Life" by Samuel Rogers. The reverse of the coin also features the Tower Mint Mark. The obverse features the stunning "Fifth Portrait" of Queen Elizabeth II. It was designed by Royal Mint engraver Jody Clark.
Gem Proof with stunning OGP presentation
Gem Proof means that the coin was struck to proof standard, is without evidence of handling and would grade at PF65 or higher. The issue features a black Royal Mint clamshell presentation box that beautifully houses the coin.
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This 2019 Great Britain Tower of London - Raven Silver Proof £5 Coin GEM Proof is proudly minted by the Royal Mint. The Royal Mint boasts over 1000 years of experience. Today it strikes coins and medals for over 50 countries each year.
|Year of Issue:||2019|
|Weight in Grams:||28.28 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.9092 oz|
|Legal Tender:||Great Britain|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Perching Raven|
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