This set Includes an authentic/original Victorian penny over 100 years old, attractivelly illustrated by the Coinage in-house design team in England and displayed in a handsome wood frame. Victoria had a special closeness to Scotland which makes a penny minted during her reign a fitting souvenir. The Queen Mother, mother of Queen Elizabeth 11 maintained the family Scottish connection with her beloved second home of Balmoral Castle.
SOUVENIR OF ROYAL SCOTLAND COINAGE 22
Souvenir of Royal Scotland Coinage 22
Genuine pre-decimal penny minted by the Royal Bank of Scotland. Displayed in an attractive wood frame (4.50″ X 6.50} made in Edinburgh.
Queen Victoria loved Scotland and bought what became Balmoral Castle, located between Glasgow and Edinburgh. She later purchased another 1000 acres for Prince Albert to have a place for his hunting. Balmoral remains in the Royal family and is frequently visited by Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip when they visit Scotland.