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The history of Her Majesty’s Jubilee crown coins…

This year Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her Sapphire Jubilee – the first ever British monarch in history to do so. To mark the occasion, a brand new British Isles £5 Proof coin has been issued  featuring a sparkling sapphire crystal as … Continue reading

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News from the World Money Fair – sell outs, baby coins, nano technology and much, much more…

9.00am.  Friday 1 February 2013.  Over 500 people are queuing in the lobby area of Berlin’s Hotel Estrel.  All keen to be among the very first collectors to gain entry to the World Money Fair in search of a collector’s … Continue reading

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Just 2,013 new UK Coronation coins released today

Just 2,013 new UK £5 Silver Coronation Coins have today been released as part of an exclusive Proof Coin Collection issued by The Royal Mint. Struck in 925/1000 Sterling Silver to an immaculate proof finish, the £5 Coronation Crown marks the … Continue reading

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