UK 2023 King Arthur BU £5 Coin

The FIRST Myths and Legends BU £5: King Arthur

The legend of King Arthur has captivated readers since the 9th century. Although no one can say for sure whether he existed, the tales of the Knights of the Round Table and the sword, Excalibur continue to intrigue.

And today, The Royal Mint have honoured this famed legend with a UK £5 coin – the first Brilliant Uncirculated coin in the Myths and Legends series. 

Here’s why you need one in your collection:

  • The first Brilliant Uncirculated £5 coin in the Myths and Legends series
  • Features a stunning design by David Lawrence of King Arthur wielding the sword, Excalibur! 
  • Struck to the collector’s favourite specification – Brilliant Uncirculated quality
  • Features the official coinage portrait of His Majesty King Charles III
  • Housed in official Royal Mint packaging

Available at the official Royal Mint price of JUST £15.50 (+p&p), click 'Add to Basket' to secure yours now!

Order Ref 185/703F/0


  • Country of Issue: UK
  • Year of Issue: 2023
  • Diameter: 38.61mm
  • Weight: 28.28g
  • Metal: Cupro-nickel
  • Denomination: £5
  • Finish: Brilliant Uncirculated
  • Obverse: Martin Jennings
  • Reverse: David Lawrence

Numismatic pieces should be owned primarily for collector interest.
The Westminster Collection does not offer them as an investment and makes no guarantees in terms of future value.

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