5 Pounds - Elizabeth II (5th portrait; The White Lion of Mortimer)

Coin 5 Pounds - Elizabeth II (5th portrait; The White Lion of Mortimer) United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland obverse
Westminster Collection
Coin 5 Pounds - Elizabeth II (5th portrait; The White Lion of Mortimer) United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland reverse
Westminster Collection

General information

Name 5 Pounds - Elizabeth II (5th portrait; The White Lion of Mortimer)
Country United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Issuer United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Currency Queen's Beasts series (2016-date)
Face value 5 Pounds
Period -
Issue period 2020
Commemorative reason -
Out of circulation? No
Thematic
coat of arms

Technical information

Item type coin
Subtype non circulating coin
Material plain: Copper-nickel main
Weight 28.28 g
Diameter -
Thickness -
Format round
Alignment ↑↑

Comments

The beasts symbolically guarded the entrance to the coronation of Her Majesty The Queen. The seventh in a series of ten designs in The Queen’s Beasts collection.
Faces
Coin 5 Pounds - Elizabeth II (5th portrait; The White Lion of Mortimer) United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland obverse

Obverse

Recorder Jody Clark
Legends ELIZABETH II·D·G·REG·FID·DEF·5 POUNDS·
J.C
English translation Elizabeth the Second by the Grace of God Queen Defender of the Faith (Elizabeth II Dei Gratia Regina Fidei Defensatrix)
Image source Westminster Collection
Description Fifth crowned portrait of HM Queen Elizabeth II right, wearing the George IV State Diadem, legend around.
Coin 5 Pounds - Elizabeth II (5th portrait; The White Lion of Mortimer) United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland reverse

Reverse

Recorder Jody Clark
Legends · 20 20 ·
JC
WHITE LION OF MORTIMER
English translation
Image source Westminster Collection
Description A lion facing right with shield, date above, legend below.

Edge

Description Milled
Emissions

2020

Calendar Gregorian
Emissions -
Comments BU

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