The Richard Trevithick £5 Capsule Edition
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The Richard Trevithick £5 Capsule Edition

Richard Trevithick was a British engineer and inventor, and pioneered the use of high-pressure steam engines, which led to him developing the first ever working steam locomotive!

To commemorate 250 years since the birth of Richard Trevithick, a British Isles £5 coin has been released.

And importantly, you can now own this coin in a strictly limited edition capsule edition – limited to just 500 collectors!

To put that into perspective, the standard coin presentation has a limited edition of just 2,021 and the 2004 Steam Engine £2 coin issued by the UK had a mintage of over 5 million! The 500 coins set aside for this special presentation are going to be highly sought after.

Your coin will come presented in a Presentation Box alongside a numbered Certificate of Authenticity confirming your coins place within the strict, worldwide edition limit of just 500, and is encapsulated in a tamper proof capsule to preserve its Proof finish for years to come.

To secure your Richard Trevithick Proof £5 coin in superior collector quality today for JUST £25 (+p&p) click ‘Add to Basket’ now!

Order Ref 185/833E/0

Specifications

  • Country of Issue: Guernsey
  • Year of Issue: 2021
  • Metal: Cupro-Nickel
  • Diameter: 38.61mm
  • Denomination: Five Pounds
  • Reverse: Matt Tindall
  • Obverse: Ian Rank-Broadley
  • Finish: Proof
  • Edition Limit: 500

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.