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Proof Silver £5 Coins with Watercolors by The Royal Mint

Portrait of Britain 2016 UK £5 Silver Collection. Credit: Royal Mint

Portrait of Britain 2016 UK £5 Silver Collection. Credit: Royal Mint

The Royal Mint in their latest 2016 series of coins issued a set of four Proof silver coins – “Portrait of Britain 2016 UK £5 Silver Collection”. Glyn Davies and Laura Clancy a coin designer duo of the Royal Mint captured watercolor-style portraits of the Britain’s best-loved natural landmarks. Continue reading

A New Volcano Coin with Mt Vesuvius’ Lava

Following the Erta Ale volcano of Ethiopia, the Mint of Poland has issued two-ounce silver coins. This is the second release during the ongoing volcano series of silver investment. The coin features an inlay of the actual lava oozing from Mount Vesuvius. Continue reading