1965 UK Winston Churchill Crown
In 1965, The Royal Mint did something completely unprecedented and issued a coin to honour the life of Sir Winston Churchill.
Prior to this issue, no United Kingdom coin had ever depicted any person outside the Royal family.
Understandably, the 1965 Sir Winston Churchill Crown was, and remains, a hugely popular issue and a staple of any British coin collection.
This first of its kind - a piece of numismatic history
2020 marked 55 years since the death of Churchill and understandably, this incredibly popular crown (now over half a century old!) is even more sought-after by collectors.
To this day Churchill remains one of only four people to have been commemorated on a coin within a year of their death – quite the honour!
This 1965 crown commemorates the life of one of Britain’s greatest leaders, and 57 years on, it has become a piece of British and numismatic history in its own right.
Secure yours today for JUST £7.50 (+p&p)
To commemorate this remarkable anniversary, your 1965 UK Churchill Crown has been carefully encapsulated in Official Change Checker packaging.
As the first-of-its-kind this is an absolute must-have for any UK coin collection, so don't delay in securing yours today for JUST £7.50 (+p&p) and click Add to Cart now.
- Country of Issue: United Kingdom
- Year of Issue: 1965
- Coin Diameter: 38.61mm
- Coin Weight: 28.28g
- Obverse Designer: Mary Gillwick
- Reverse Designer: Oscar Nemon
- Metal: Cupro-Nickel
- Finish: Circulation
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