180th Anniversary of the Penny Black Stamp - 2020 22ct Gold Proof 50p

Product Code: L2365400

Latest Update (05/08/2020): Standard delivery time for orders is currently 7-10 working days with Royal Mail. Please note, this does not include any pre-order items.

Please note, whilst social distancing measures are still in place, a small number of colleagues are undertaking a number of responsibilities from different departments which means delays will occur. Whilst we endeavour to try and deal with customer enquiries as quickly as possible, our response time will be slower than usual but our team is working as hard as they can during these strange times. Our phone lines are still currently closed.

Dispatch for orders will be delayed by 3-5 working days at present, and next day delivery is not currently an option

Pre-Order Delivery Update - Island Games will be dispatched from Monday 10th August as we are taking extra care to ensure numbers are allocated correctly. The majority of the Gentoo Penguin 50p Orders will be dispatched tomorrow (6th August) and any remaining orders will be dispatched from Monday 10th August.

£895.00
(Excl. VAT)

Interested in purchasing this coin? Contact [email protected] today to enquire about availability. Please remember to state which metal you wish to purchase the coin in.

Coin Highlights

  • 2020 22ct Gold Proof 50p
  • Struck in Solid 22-Carat Gold
  • Issued on Behalf of the Government of Gibraltar
  • Issue Limit: 299
  • Presented in a Unique Presentation Box with Certificate

Description

Pobjoy Mint is delighted to announce the new release of the Worlds very first Pearl Black 50p coin to celebrate the 180th Anniversary of the Penny Black stamp. 

This new coin has been produced using the same design as our 1990 coin to commemorate the anniversary of the world's first adhesive stamp. However, our 2019 coin features a change of anniversary and denomination. 

The coin had be struck in 22-Carat Gold and is limited to only 299 pieces worldwide. The coin will be presented in a beutiful red box with a special certificate of authencity.

Our stunning new coin features the 'Penny Black' stamp and is available in 22ct Gold Proof. The obverse of the coin features the Pobjoy Mint exclusive Effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. 

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In 1840, the famous reformer, Rowland Hill introduced the World's First adhesive stamp to Britain. This stamp made philatelic history, with a beautiful yet simple design by Henry Corbould showing the profile of a young Queen Victoria. 

Metal 22ct Gold Proof
Diameter 27.30mm
Weight 8.00gms
Issue Limit 299

Pobjoy Mint aims to dispatch all in stock items within 48 hours.

UK (Including Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey) delivery charges:
- FREE Standard UK Delivery - 3-5 business days
- £8.99 - Next Day Delivery (When ordered before 1:00pm)
- £11.22 - Next Day Delivery Saturday (Guaranteed by 1.30pm)
- £19.26 - Next Day Delivery Saturday (Guaranteed by 9.30am)

Europe (Excl United Kingdom) delivery charges:
- £0 - £59.99 £5.00
- £60.00 - £149.99 £7.50
- £150.00 - £300.00 £10.00
- £301.00 - £799.99 £15.00
- £800.00 - £4999.99 £25.00

Rest of the World delivery charges:
- £0 - £300.00 £15.00
- £301.00 - £799.99 £20.00
- £800.00 - £1249.99 £50.00
- £1250.00 - £2999.99 £80.00
- £3000.00 - £4999.99+ £100.00

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