This two coin set brings together the gold sovereign of Queen Elizabeth II’s birth-year, 1926, with the definitive St George sovereign of 2021, but a special Proof quality edition with a special ‘crowned 95’ privy mark placed onto the design especially to commemorate Her Late Majesty’s Birthday
Two St George definitive sovereigns, a celebration of The Queen’s 95 years!
Original British £1 banknote – the World War Two emergency issue, introduced the very same year as Dunkirk 1940 (and issued through the war until 1948) in Grade 5
Original British silver shilling and bronze penny of 1940 the very year of Dunkirk – the coins that would have been used by the very same servicemen rescued, and their rescuers, the captains and crew of the rescue boats.
The banknote and two original coins mean you own a “pound, shilling and pence” of the Dunkirk era
British gold sovereign of 2005, the 65th anniversary of Dunkirk, with a one-year-only version of St George that may have been a ‘silent commemoration’ of this anniversary, in BRILLIANT UNCIRCULATED quality
Limited to a maximum of 100 sets
Each set with numbered plaque and matching numbered Certificate of Authenticity
Informative illustrated booklet about the remarkable story of Dunkirk