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2018 Paddington at Buckingham Palace 50p Coloured Silver Proof

UK18PBSP 2018 Paddington at Buckingham Palace 50p Coloured Silver Proof Reverse
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More than sixty years after the publication of ‘A Bear Called Paddington,’ the small stowaway from Darkest Peru, remains as popular and beloved as ever. Michael Bond's colourful character has captured hearts and minds for six decades, since first appearing in the October 1958 book 'A Bear called Paddington.' Bond has written over twenty books detailing the bear's adventures with the Brown family, and the stories have more recently been made into a pair of successful films, starring A list actors alongside the captivating little bear. Part of a series of commemorative coins, this silver proof Fifty Pence features Paddington Bear waving a Union Jack outside Buckingham Palace. The bear is depicted in colour, with his charming red hat and blue duffel coat, while the palace exists in outline behind him. It was designed by David Knapton, based on the original illustrations by Peggy Fortnum. This Paddington Bear Silver Proof fifty pence coin arrives marmalade-free in its original packaging from The Royal Mint, including a smart acrylic display case and colourful box. It is one of 33,370 in this presentation, and has the standard weight of 8.00 grams and diameter of 27.30 millimetres. Struck in .925 sterling silver, this 50p is finished at proof standard, meaning it has a higher definition and quality than circulating coinage.
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Obverse

Portrait of Her Majesty the Queen by Jody Clark. Fifth official effigy. Legend around: 'ELIZABETH · II · D · G · REG · F · D · 2018'.

Reverse

Coloured image of Paddington Bear in his iconic red hat and blue coat waving a Union Jack outside Buckingham Palace. Artist: David Knapton.

Specification

Colour printed coin. 8.00 grams of .925 sterling silver. Diameter 27.30 millimetres. Face value 50p / Fifty Pence.

Presentation

Presented in its original packaging with certificate of authenticity. One of 33,370 in this presentation.

Condition

The images provided of this product are stock photos. The coin you receive will be from the same issue and will have the same specifications. Some modern UK coins naturally develop toning or milk spots over time and these features may be present on the coin you receive. We cannot exchange coins displaying toning or milkspots.

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