New Prince George Christening coins go on sale

October 10, 2013

According to The Telegraph:

The special coins…go on sale today to mark the christening of…Prince George.

The design features the Lily Font from the Tower of London and two harp-playing cherubs.

At the foot of the coin is the royal motto “Dieu et mon droit” – God and my right.

Prince George will be christened at the Chapel Royal, St James’s Palace on October 23.

The limited edition gold “kilo coin” is being sold for £50,000 but a more affordable “Brilliant Uncirculated” coin costs £13.

The Royal Mint said it has received thousands of pre-orders from within the UK and around the world.

To read the entire article and see the video at The Telegraph, please click here.

Photo by Christopher Neve

Photo by Christopher Neve

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