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The WWI Centenary Gold-plated Proof £5 Coin - The Westminster Collection International

The WWI Centenary Gold-plated Proof Coin

  • £25.00


To commemorate the Centenary Anniversary of the end of the First World War, a new British Isles £5 coin has been issued.

Struck to a pristine proof finish and lavishly plated with 24 carat gold, the reverse features a poignant design depicting a bugler surrounded by falling poppies which have been selectively coloured in red ink. A quote from the poem ‘For the Fallen’ by Laurence Binyon is engraved around the outer edge.

Officially Licensed by The Royal British Legion

What's more, by ordering this coin you’ll also be directly supporting The Royal British Legion who provide financial, social and emotional support to all who have served and are currently serving in the British Armed Forces and their families.

Limited availability – Just 4,950 available worldwide

Importantly, a strict edition limit of 4,950 has been set. When you consider the magnitude of this anniversary it surely won't be enough to satisfy demand.

If you would like to honour the brave soldiers of The Great War by adding this coin to your collection, please do not delay.


  • Country of Issue: Guernsey
  • Year of Issue: 2018
  • Denomination: Five Pounds
  • Metal: Cupro-Nickel with 24 carat gold plating and selective colour printing
  • Diameter: 38.61mm
  • Finish: Proof
  • Obverse: Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS
  • Reverse: Matt Tindall
  • Edition Limit: 4,950
£2.50 from the sale of this product will be paid to The Royal British Legion Trading Ltd which gives its taxable profits to The Royal British Legion (charity no. 219279).

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