On 2 August 2017, HRH the Prince Philip attended a parade at Buckingham Palace to mark the finale of the Royal Marines 1664 Global Challenge.
Significantly, this was the Duke’s final official Royal engagement.
Philip, who famously describes himself as “the world’s most experienced plaque unveiler” has undertaken 22,191 solo engagements and given 5,493 speeches in seven decades as the Queen’s “strength and stay”.
To celebrate, the HRH Prince Philip Final Royal Engagement UK Coin Cover has been issued.
Your cover features The Royal Mint’s brand new UK Prince Philip £5 Coin. Struck to a Brilliant Uncirculated finish, it features the effigy of the Duke by renowned designer Humphrey Paget.
But that’s not all. Your cover also carries Royal Mail’s official Diamond Wedding stamps. Featuring the Duke alongside the Queen throughout her reign, your stamps will also be specially postmarked with the exact date of the Duke’s Final Royal Engagement, 2 August 2017.
What’s more, your cover is one of just 250 to be issued for worldwide distribution.
When you order, your cover will come individually numbered within the strict edition limit.
Combining the brand new Royal Mint Prince Philip £5 Coin, official Royal Mail stamps and an image of the Duke on the day he undertook his last official royal engagement, the HRH Prince Philip Final Royal Engagement UK Coin Cover will undoubtedly be extremely popular with discerning collectors.
HRH Prince Philip Last Royal Engagement Cover
(+ £3.99 p&p)
- Actual Size of Cover: 254 x 177mm
- Stamps: GB 2007 Diamond Wedding 4v
- Actual Size of Stamps: 41mm x 30mm
- Coin: UK 2017 BU £5 Coin
- Postmark: 2 August 2017
(+ £3.99 p&p)