Falklands Christmas Penguins 50p Coin - 2017 Proof Sterling Silver Piedfort

Product Code: L6716700

DELIVERY UPDATE 11th September 2020We can confirm 70% of the Hercules orders have been shipped yesterday with the remaining orders to be dispatched next week. There has been a slight delay in the Penguin orders which will now be dispatched from Monday.We thank you for your understanding and patience during this time.All the best, Pobjoy Team.

Latest Update (14/08/2020): 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

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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

  • 2017 Uncoloured Proof Sterling Silver Piedfort 50 Pence Coin
  • Issued on behalf of the Falkland Islands
  • Issue: 2,000
  • Unique presentation box and certificate
  • Also available as: Coloured Cupro Nickel Diamond Finish


Our Christmas Edition 50 Pence is back! Featuring one of the world's favourite species in the Southern Hemisphere, this coin depicts five Christmas Penguins.

We are producing two versions of this coin. The first is a Coloured Cupro Nickel Diamond Finish which is packaged in an adorable penguin Christmas card and has an issue limit of 7,500. The Second will be Proof Sterling Silver Piedfort which will have double the weight of a normal 50 pence piece.

On the reverse, we have used all five sub-species of Penguin which are indigenous to the Falkland Islands. From left to right the Penguins are The Rockhopper, The King, The Macaroni, The Magellanic and The Gentoo crowded around a lantern. The design is surrounded by the Falkland Islands national flower, The Pale Maiden. The obverse features the exclusive Pobjoy Mint effigy design of HM Queen Elizabeth II.

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The Falkland Islands are known as the penguin capital of the world with more than 1 million penguins nesting on the islands. The coloured Cupro Nickel Diamond Finish coin will be available in a stunning Christmas card as is Pobjoy Mint's Tradition. 

Metal Proof Sterling Silver Piedfort
Diameter 27.30mm
Weight 16.00gms
Issue Limit 2,000

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

For more details on postage charges please see our Delivery Information page.