Officially approved by Her Majesty The Queen and Prince William
This Silver Proof version of the Royal Engagement Alderney £5 Crown bears the officially approved – by Her Majesty The Queen and Prince William – double portrait of Prince William and Catherine Middleton, created by our own Royal Mint engraver, Matthew Bonaccorsi to commemorate the announcement of the couple’s engagement in November 2010
The news of the engagement of Prince William and Catherine Middleton delighted the nation on 16 November 2010. Coins to celebrate happy royal occasions are great favourites all around the world and this official coin is destined to be one of the most popular ever.
This coin is struck in sterling .925 silver and will come in a designed presentation box to record the event for years to come.
These coins are the first ever coins struck to celebrate a Royal Engagement. The special betrothal design has received Royal approval from Prince William and Her Majesty The Queen.
- Limited edition presentation of 15,000
- Housed in a deluxe display case
- Complete with Certificate of Authenticity
- .925 sterling silver
- Alloy: .925 sterling silver
- Weight: 28.28g
- Diameter: 38.61mm
- Designer (Reverse): Matthew Bonaccorsi
- Designer (Obverse): Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS
- Weight: 28.28 g
- Diameter: 38.61 mm