Why add this 2018 Great Britain Royal Birth Silver Penny to your collection of precious metals?
The Royal Mint of Great Britain welcomes the newest member of the Royal Family with the release of this Royal Birth Silver Penny. The newly born child has altered the line of succession, becoming the fifth in line to the throne. The gift of silver to a newborn baby is a tradition celebrated worldwide, dating back to ancient times. The beautifully designed coin is struck from .925 fine silver with a weight of 3.564 grams and a diameter measurement of 20.32 mm.
Spectacular Commemorative Design
The reverse depicts a medieval style spiked gate held on each side by dangling lengths of chain, crested with a crown motif, surrounded by a beaded border. The design by Christopher Ironside includes the inscriptions “ONE PENNY” curving above, with “1” below.
The coin’s obverse depicts Royal Mint Designer Jody Clark’s portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, encircled by the inscriptions “ELIZABETH II, DEI. GRA. REG. FID. DEF., 2018.”
NGC GEM Uncirculated
This 2018 Great Britain Royal Birth Silver Penny is certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) to be in gorgeous GEM Uncirculated condition, featuring a beautiful strike, exceptional finishes, and fantastic eye appeal equivalent to a coin earing a grade of 65 or better on the Sheldon Scale. The coin’s stunning condition is protected by a labeled NGC holder.