Paddington™ at the Station 2018 UK 50p Coin
Monday, 18 June 2018 | Gareth
For the very first release in this celebratory collection, artist David Knapton has depicted the much-loved bear at the start of his story. Paddington is resting on his renowned travel suitcase at Paddington Station, every detail, from his signature blue duffle coat to his red old bush hat, has actually been brought to life with dynamic colour printing. Struck in 925 sterling silver and completed to Proof requirement, each coin is available in a clear acrylic case for safekeeping and is accompanied by the story behind Paddington's brand-new life in London.
For 6 years, Paddington has actually been a much loved favourite with both kids and grown-ups around the world. And he's now coming to The Royal Mint as the most recent British favourite to be included on a main UK coin.