Issued in 2016 to mark the centenary year, this Battle of the Somme Five Pound coin pays tribute to those who made the ultimate sacrifice during one of the most famous and terrible battles of the First World War.
Designed with the Somme battlefields in mind, the reverse features a masterfully printed single poppy with an engraved scene depicting soldiers going ‘over the top’ into battle. The design movingly combines the modern day imagery of remembrance, along with scenes that took place over 100 years ago.
This officially approved coin was issued in support of The Royal British Legion and is available exclusively from The Westminster Collection – it can be yours today for just £14.99 (p&p).
The coin comes presented in its own Presentation Case with a Certificate of Authenticity.
Secure your Battle of the Somme Five Pound Coin today and own a lasting tribute to remember the fallen. Lest we forget.
By ordering the Five Pound Battle of the Somme Coin you'll be donating £1.50 directly towards the Legion's welfare work, providing financial, social and emotional support to all who have served and are currently serving in the British Armed Forces and their families.
Battle of the Somme Centenary £5 Coin
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- Country of Issue: Guernsey
- Year of Issue: 2016
- Denomination: £5
- Diameter: 38.61mm
- Metal: Cupro-Nickel
- Finish: BU
- Obverse: Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS