This year marks the bicentenary of Florence Nightingale’s birth – the mother of modern nursing.
Florence Nightingale was a pioneer of 19th Century Britain, perhaps one of the most revered and recognised Britons in history. The work and practices that she pioneered during the Crimean War can be intrinsically linked today to the life-saving medical work that is conducted in our present day.
An official tribute to a British pioneer – issued to mark the Bicentenary of her birth
There can be few more poignant anniversaries at the moment than that of Florence Nightingale.
Only the most significant British commemorations are marked on British Isles coins, so it is only right therefore that the founder of modern nursing is rightfully commemorated on a BRAND NEW Official British Isles Proof £5 Coin to mark the bi-centenary of her birth this year.
This brand new coin is the perfect way to pay tribute and honour the memory of such a worthy British pioneer, and is the perfect addition to any collection.
And in these unprecedented times a 20% donation will go directly to Cavell Nurses’ Trust, the charity helping nurses, midwives and healthcare assistants suffering personal or financial hardship.
About Cavell Nurses’ Trust
When nurses suffer hardship, Cavell Nurses’ Trust gives help – to nurses, healthcare assistants and midwives.
Strictly limited to JUST 4,995 collectors worldwide
Fully approved by Her Majesty the Queen, this brand new official coin is strictly limited – JUST 4,995 will ever be struck. You may be amongst the small percentage of collectors that become an eventual owner of this new coin.
The impressive design by renowned artist David Young features a portrait of Florence Nightingale with her famous lamp which has been impeccably struck and finished to the highest quality possible - Proof.
Remember, with a strict worldwide edition limit of just 4,995, we expect demand will exceed availability. Once they have gone, you will have missed out forever.
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2020 Florence Nightingale Proof £5 Coin
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- Country of Issue: Guernsey
- Year of Issue: 2020
- Coin Diameter: 38.61mm
- Coin Weight: 28.28g
- Obverse: Ian Rank Broadley
- Reverse: David Young
- Metal: Cupro-Nickel
- Finish: Proof
- Edition limit: 4,995