The Royal Coronation Collection

The Royal Coronation Collection

$69.95

The British team that creates our coin sets is a leader in the field of nostalgic, commemorative and souvenir coin gifts. Using genuine pre-decimal coins, stamps and bank notes  no longer in circulation, they produce the ideal British souvenir and original gift ideas. This collection features authentic coins in circulation from the early years of the reign of Queen Elizabeth 11 to a celebration of the 50th Anniversary of her Coronation. This Royal Edition includes eight genuine coins: halfpenny, penny, threepence, sixpence, shilling, florin, halfcrown and a crown, and two original stamps issued by the Royal Mint. This beautiful collection is set in a luxury wood frame and the illustrative design is protected by British Giftware Association Copywatch.
It measures approximately 16 1/2″ X  13.”

Description

The Royal Coronation Collection

A fantastic choice that will become the majestic centerpiece for any collection. This outstanding collection of eight genuine pre-decimal coins and two uncirculated stamps includes:

Halfpenny: (pronounced “haypnney” a poor person could shake his or her pocket/purse and sound wealthy.
Penny: (twelve = one shilling).   Also known as a “copper.”     One hundred = one British Pound.
Threepence: (four = one shilling). Pronounced “thrupence” or “thrupnee bit.”
Sixpence (two = one Shilling).
Shilling: (twenty shillings = one British Pound Sterling). Also known as a “bob”.
Florin: (a two shilling coin).
Halfcrown: (is the same as two shillings and sixpence).
Crown (Equals two halfcrown coins)

Two rare uncirculated rare stamps are also included. All coins and stamps were issued by the Royal Mint at the time of the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth 11, in 1952. The entire collection is displayed behind glass in a luxury handsome wood frame with an ornate border.

 

Additional information

Weight1.79 lbs
Dimensions16.50 × 13.00 × 2.00 in