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This year marks 100 years since Armistice, and the end of The First World War in which countless brave men and women lost their lives. But most poignantly the final year of the centenary commemorations.
To mark this incredibly important anniversary year, today you have the chance to become one of just a handful of collectors to own the 2018 Masterpiece Poppy Coin released in support of The Royal British Legion.
100 Poppies – 100 Years
A single stylised The Royal British Legion poppy, created from First World War One brass artillery shells, proudly sits on top of your coin, resulting in an exceptional 3 dimensional effect. Upon closer inspection your coin features a further 99 engraved poppies, making 100 poppies in total to reflect the centenary anniversary.
British artillery shell fuses
The golden coloured poppy that adorn the Masterpiece Coins are made of inert brass British artillery shell fuses recovered from the First World War battlefield of the Somme.
Each poppy has a central disc of red enamel and, to add even more meaning, this enamel is mixed with earth recovered from several locations along the British Front Line of the Somme and Passchendaele areas in Belgium. Thereby, not only are the poppies made of actual First World War metal, but they also possess the very essence of the battlefield which the brave soldiers fought and died upon, and that many still lie at peace beneath.
Presentation that befits your masterpiece
And, as befits such a masterpiece, its presentation matches the coin's impressiveness.
The luxurious wooden display case allows you to display your Masterpiece Poppy Coin to the best advantage, with its glass lid protecting the coin. Inside the box is space for the numbered Certificate of Authenticity, as well as the accompanying booklet that tells the story of the Masterpiece Poppy Coin from concept to final coin.
You really must watch the video if you haven't already, this coin has to be seen to be believed.
Supporting The Royal British legion
By ordering this coin you’ll also be directly supporting the Legion who provide financial, social and life-long support to the Armed Forces community.
What's more, since our partnership began we are on target to raise an incredible £1,000,000 in support of The Royal British Legion.
Secure your 2018 Masterpiece Poppy Coin with an initial deposit of just £55 today
The edition limit is TINY, it's limited worldwide to JUST 350 coins and you can reserve yours now for a down payment of just £55 (followed by 9 further instalments of £55). Just tick the instalment option at checkout.
If you want to be one of just 350 collectors to own one, add one to your basket now before you miss out.
The 2018 Remembrance Masterpiece Poppy Coin
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- Country of Issue: Jersey
- Year of Issue: 2018
- Denomination: Ten Pounds
- Metal: 999/1000 Silver with brass poppy
- Weight: 155.53g
- Diameter: 65mm
- Finish: Antiqued
- Obverse: Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS
- Reverse: Artillery shell poppy on engraved poppy background
- Edition Limit: 350
- £55.00 from the sale of this product will be
- paid to The Royal British Legion Trading
- Limited, which gives its taxable profits to
- The Royal British Legion (charity no.