The Military 50 Years of the 50p Silver Proof set marks the half century of the seven sided fifty pence piece that first entered circulation in 1969. The 5 re-issued fifty pence designs are dated 2019, struck in 925 sterling silver and finished to Proof standard. The Royal Mint's outer packaging contains a matt black box which contains a black high gloss box which opens to reveal the coins in individual plastic coin capsules seated in a velvet effect base. A booklet and numbered certificate of authenticity are secured in the lid of the box. The 50 years of the 50p Military set includes D-Day Landings, Victoria Cross Soldier, Victoria Cross Medal, Battle of Britain and Battle of Hastings 50p coins. This is a limited edition presentation of 1,969.
|Number of coins:||5|
|Royal Mint product code:||UK195MSP|