“… it’s Owl who knows something about something …”
Winnie the Pooh’s good friend Owl is the wisest inhabitant of the Hundred Acre Wood. Ever-ready to help the gang with reading and writing, Owl and is always on hand to offer advice – whether it’s wanted or not! For 2021, the clever friend appears in one of E.H. Shepard’s original illustrations with quill and paper at the ready, while a friendly bee buzzes by, uniting all the coins in the Winnie the Pooh and Friends 50p Coin Collection.
Limited Edition 45,000
THREE COIN SERIES - 2021
£10.00* Per Coin - £30.00* Full Series Price
Winnie the Pooh and Friends
1926 Sovereign. Issued in the year that Winnie The Pooh was first published.
Methuen & Co. published the First UK Edition in 1926. The edition features a publisher’s folding map and bound in blue paper boards. Illustrations were by E.H. Shepard.
The coin depicts the portrait of King George V by Bertram Mackennal, an Australian sculptor and medallist, most famous for designing the coinage and stamps bearing the likeness of George V.
The reverse features Benedetto Pistrucci's timeless masterpiece, a depiction of St George and the dragon, which was created for the new gold Sovereign of 1817.Find out more