RAF Centenary Badge 2018 UK £2 Gold Proof Coin | The Royal Mint

RAF Centenary Badge 2018 UK £2 Gold Proof Coin

  • The only official UK coins to mark the RAF100 celebrations
  • Demand will be high, secure your coin today
  • A licensed product of the Royal Air Force
  • Struck in 22 carat gold and finished to Proof standard, the highest grade of finish on commemorative coins
  • The design created by Royal Mint graphic designer Rhys Morgan features the RAF badge – recognised by all who wear it
  • Just 1,000 coins are available in this Limited Edition Presentation
Price: £840.00
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  • Delivery within 3 to 5 working days.
  • Product code: UK18RCGP
  • Limited Edition Presentation: 1000

The Pride of the Skies Celebrated in Gold

The Royal Mint has a long history of honouring the courageous men and women of the nation’s Armed Forces. We have struck the medals that pay tribute to the brave and continue to commemorate the important moments in British military history. In 2018, we are proud to mark the centenary of the Royal Air Force with an exciting new series that begins with a coin featuring the badge of the RAF, a proud symbol for so many.

Rhys Morgan, a member of The Royal Mint’s Graphic Design team, was inspired by the RAF badge for this, his very first UK coin design. The design features the famous motto ‘Per Ardua Ad Astra’ meaning ‘Through Adversity to the Stars’, embodying the spirit of the Royal Air Force. This edition of the £2 coin has been struck in 22 carat gold and finished to Proof standard. It comes with a booklet that has been produced in collaboration with the RAF.

RAF Centenary Badge 2018 UK £2 Gold Proof Coin

Denomination £2
Maximum Coin Mintage 1918
Alloy Inner: 22 carat yellow gold. Outer: 22 carat red gold
Weight 15.97g
Diameter 28.40mm
Reverse Designer Rhys Morgan
Obverse Designer Jody Clark
Edge Inscription Per Ardua ad Astra
Quality Proof
Year 2018
Pure Metal Type Gold

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