The 2023 Coronation Piedfort Proof Sovereign is a tribute to the historic crowning of His Majesty King Charles III at Westminster Abbey on May 6, 2023. This coin represents the beginning of a new royal era for the United Kingdom and holds a significant place in The Sovereign's lineage.
The reverse side of the coin features the enduring St George and the dragon design by Benedetto Pistrucci, which has been associated with The Sovereign since 1817. On the obverse side, there is a crowned portrait of King Charles III, exclusively designed by Martin Jennings for The Royal Mint, capturing the essence of his important coronation ceremony.
A Piedfort Sovereign is the standard Sovereign size but twice the thickness with double the gold content. The coin is beautifully boxed with a detailed booklet that provides insights into the coronation ceremony and The King's journey to the throne. This coin serves as a cherished memento, representing the historical significance of this significant event and offering collectors and enthusiasts a connection to the rich royal heritage of the United Kingdom.
With a limited production of only 1,250 coins there is sure to be high demand for this beautiful memento of such an historic event.
Following the changes to international shipping after Brexit, orders to the European Union under €1,500 will be sent with Colissimo, in collaboration with national postal services across Europe. Orders greater than €1,500 (up to €40,000) will be sent by FedEx.
All orders of any size or value up to €40,000 are sent withfree, insured delivery, with a 25kg weight limit per parcel. Orders worth more than €40,000 will be dispatched in separate parcels on consecutive days.