UK 2023 Mary Seacole BU £5 Coin Pack

UK 2023 Mary Seacole BU £5 Coin Pack

Mary Seacole was a British nurse and businesswoman who gained recognition for her work during the Crimean War, providing care and support to wounded soldiers.

She is not only celebrated for her contributions to healthcare, but also her determination to overcome racial and gender barriers in the 19th century.

And now, she features on a brand-new Royal Mint £5 for the first time in history. Here’s why you need one for your collection:

  • This £5 coin showcases an authentic portrait of Mary Seacole, inspired by an original photograph dating back to approximately 1870.
  • Created in collaboration with The Mary Seacole Trust.
  • This coin has been finished to the collector’s favourite specification: Brilliant Uncirculated quality – free of any marks or scratches.
  • Features Martin Jennings’ official portrait of King Charles III on the obverse.
  • Comes presented in official Royal Mint packaging, recounting tales from Seacole’s eventful life.

Click ‘Add to Basket’ to secure yours at the official Royal Mint price of just £14.50 (+p&p).

Order Ref 185/722X/X


  • Country: UK
  • Year: 2023
  • Diameter: 38.61mm
  • Weight: 28.28g
  • Alloy: Cupro-nickel
  • Finish: Brilliant Uncirculated
  • Reverse: Sandra Deiana
  • Obverse: Martin Jennings

Numismatic pieces should be owned primarily for collector interest.
The Westminster Collection does not offer them as an investment and makes no guarantees in terms of future value.

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