Could this be another record-breaking sell out from The Royal Mint?

prince philip coins 270x300 - Could this be another record-breaking sell out from The Royal Mint?On 7 August 2017, The Royal Mint released a brand new Prince Philip coin range paying tribute to his 70 years of service.

24 hours later, the coins were 100% reserved.

Today, a Silver Proof Piedfort edition is being released and all signs point to it being another record-breaking sell-out.

But it’s not just because of the previous sell-outs.

Just 1,250 have been released.

This is the lowest edition limit for a UK Piedfort coin ever.

Silver Piedfort coins, which are double the weight of the standard issue, are always issued with a lower edition limit that the standard Proof coins, making them popular amongst serious collectors.

But at just 1,250 coins, The Royal Mint has set an edition limit of almost 60% less than that of the Silver Proof coin.

It’s a surprising move, considering the speed of the Silver Proof sell-out and the fact that Prince Philip coins are amongst the rarest and hardest to find.

If you’re interested…

prince philip piedfort 1 289x300 - Could this be another record-breaking sell out from The Royal Mint?We have a small number of the new UK 2017 Prince Philip Silver Piedfort £5.

Approved by Prince Philip himself, the new UK Piedfort coin features a younger portrait of The Duke of Edinburgh and the phrase “Non sibi sed patriae” – Latin for “not for self, but country”.

At double the thickness of a standard Proof £5 coin, the Piedfort edition is almost 2 ounces of solid silver struck of a pristine Proof finish.

If you’re considering adding this special and strictly limited Piedfort coin to your collection, I’d advise that you do so soon before the inevitable sell-out.

Click here for your chance to secure one

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