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Offline MCz

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Re: 2020 £5 Coins
« Reply #15 on: May 19, 2020, 03:53:30 PM »
Yes, even the Queen portrait is not the one reserved for UK but the one for colonies/terytories.

Offline Deeman

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Re: 2020 £5 Coins
« Reply #16 on: May 23, 2020, 12:22:45 PM »
Proclamation for £5 cupro-nickel coins published 22 May:

150th anniversary of the British Red Cross:
For the obverse impression Our effigy with the inscription “· ELIZABETH II · D · G · REG · FID · DEF · 5 POUNDS”, and for the reverse:
A depiction of a cross set against a background of the British Isles and a series of lines symbolising the globe accompanied by the inscription “· 1870 · BRITISH RED CROSS · 2020 ·” and “THE POWER OF KINDNESS”.
The coin shall have a grained edge.

75th anniversary of the end of WWII:
For the obverse impression Our effigy with the inscription “· ELIZABETH II · D · G · REG · FID · DEF · 5 POUNDS”, and for the reverse:
The words “WAR” and “PEACE” accompanied by the inscription “· THE END OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR ·” and the dates “1945 · 2020”.
The coin shall have a grained edge.

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Re: 2020 £5 Coins
« Reply #17 on: June 26, 2020, 10:03:40 PM »
Proclamation published 26 June for Remembrance Day £5 cupro-nickel coin:

‘For the obverse impression Our effigy with the inscription “· ELIZABETH II · D · G · REG · F · D · 5 POUNDS · 2020”, and for the reverse the silhouette of a First World War soldier formed by poppies accompanied by the inscription “LEST WE FORGET 11 NOVEMBER 2020”. The coin shall have a grained edge.’