2018 UK Proof Coin Set


The 2018 UK Proof Coin Set

The 2018 UK Proof Set is 13-coin set (plus medal) and contains the Prince George 5th Birthday crown (£5 piece), RAF Centenary £2, 200th Anniversary of Frankenstein £2, 100th Anniversary WWI Armistice £2, Representation of the People Act 50p, plus the rest if the UK circulating coinage two pounds down to the penny. All in base proof.



Image Credit: The Royal Mint.


Mintage: 10,000 (may include coins in sets)
Minted at The Royal Mint.
Remember 2018 ?
The Monarch is Elizabeth II and UK Prime Minister is Theresa May (Conservative). Brexit, anti-Brexit and no-deal dominates politics and the entire UK. #MeToo Movement gathers momentum. Warnings About Climate Change Mount. USA President Donald Trump Triggers a Trade War with China and others, and historically meets North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. American actress Meghan Markle marries Prince Harry. Facebook has major scandal with privacy. The UK's largest toy retailer, Toys "R" Us, goes bust. France beat Croatia 4–2 to win the World Cup. Israel win the Eurovision Song Contest.
Elizabeth II (1952-Present)
Queen Elizabeth II is the current and longest reigning monarch ever. Born on 21 April 1926 to King George VI and Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, she became Queen in 1952 and her Coronation was on 2 June 1953.

Queen Elizabeth II has issued many coins and was monarch during decimalisation.
General Description: Royal Mint Proof Sets
Royal Mint Proof Sets are available in several versions. They are generally year sets of UK coins, although the coins included may vary between versions.

The packaging is usually excellent and according to the version the packaging will be card, leather/plastic or even wooden boxes at the top end. The more expensive sets tend to have more coins, including commereative coins like crowns. As a general guide:

  • Standard Proof Sets are issued in blue folders or card display boxes.
  • Deluxe Proof Set are issued in red leather cases.
  • Executive Proof Sets are issued in wooden boxes.
  • Some earlier sets were issued in card folders or plastic blister packs.
Royal Mint Proof Sets are very popular with collectors and some can demand quite high prices.
Which Mint: The Royal Mint
The Royal Mint is the designated place for the UK to mint coins. It dates back well over 1000 years and is a Government-owned company. 

Formed in the reign of Alfred the Great about the year 886, during the period 1279-1812 it was generally referred to as The Tower Mint as it was housed at the Tower of London. The Master of The Royal Mint has included famous figures such as Sir Isaac Newton.

Since 2010 it has operated as Royal Mint Ltd, a company owned by HM Treasury, under an exclusive contract to supply all coinage for the UK although it also produces medals and coins for other countries. It is currently located at Llantrisant, Wales.

There is also an on-line shop at The Royal Mint Shop.
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
The United Kingdom (UK) is the Union of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. It is often refered to as Great Britain (GBR). It has a long, rich history.

The orignal coinage was Pounds, Shillings and Pence but since decimalisation on 15 February 1971, it is £1 = 100p, that is One Pound = 100 pence. The coinage of the UK is also a long history, the Royal Mint being established as long ago as 886AD when coins were hammered. Today there is perhaps 30 billion coins in circulation, and many (numismatic) collectors coins and sets are issued frequently in gold, silver and other metals.
If you don't see a coin in the list below try the Royal Mint Proof Sets page on eBay UK

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UK On eBay UK:
BOXED 2018 UK ROYAL MINT 13 COIN PROOF SET WITH CERTIFICATE NEAR MINT CONDITION.
BOXED 2018 UK ROYAL MINT 13 COIN PROOF SET WITH CERTIFICATE NEAR MINT CONDITION.
£ 230.00
The 2018 UK Proof Coin Set Limited Edition Including Royal Mint Medal
The 2018 UK Proof Coin Set Limited Edition Including Royal Mint Medal
£ 215.00
The 2018 UK Proof Coin Set Limited Edition Including Royal Mint Medal
The 2018 UK Proof Coin Set Limited Edition Including Royal Mint Medal
£ 260.00
2018 UK A-Z ALPHABET **DATE STAMP** SILVER PROOF 10P COIN SET **RETAIL £1500**
2018 UK A-Z ALPHABET **DATE STAMP** SILVER PROOF 10P COIN SET **RETAIL £1500**
£ 1,000.00
Royal Mint - 2018 Peter Rabbit UK 50p Silver Proof Coin - SET OF 4 JOB LOT
Royal Mint - 2018 Peter Rabbit UK 50p Silver Proof Coin - SET OF 4 JOB LOT
£ 99.00
2018 UK 13 COIN SILVER PROOF COIN SET - boxed/coa/outer
2018 UK 13 COIN SILVER PROOF COIN SET - boxed/coa/outer
£ 599.00
2018 10p Coins Silver Proof A-Z Royal Mint Alphabet Letters British Full Set
2018 10p Coins Silver Proof A-Z Royal Mint Alphabet Letters British Full Set
£ 29.99
Beatrix Potter Peter Rabbit 2018 UK 50p Silver Proof Coin & Book Gift Set
Beatrix Potter Peter Rabbit 2018 UK 50p Silver Proof Coin & Book Gift Set
£ 229.99

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