Quest 2022 Proof Silver 50p Coin

New
Quest 2022 Proof Silver 50p Coin
  Zoom
Quest 2022 Proof Silver 50p CoinQuest 2022 Proof Silver 50p CoinQuest 2022 Proof Silver 50p Coin
£59.95
(£49.96 Exc. VAT)
Earn 59 Loyalty Points
How do loyalty points work?
  

In stock

Product Code:  L6730100
Brand:  Pobjoy Mint Limited

Shipping Weight:  800 g

Key Features

  • New 50 pence coin featuring polar exploration vessel the Quest
  • Released on behalf of the South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
  • Commemorates Sir Ernest Shackleton's Final Expedition
  • Cupro Nickel Diamond Finish coin available in special colour pack
Secured by Thawte

The Pobjoy Mint series of 50 pence coins featuring historical ships has proven to be extremely popular and we are therefore delighted to announce the release of a further coin in the series on behalf of South Georgia & the South Sandwich Islands.

The coin features the schooner-rigged steamship Quest, which sailed from 1917 until sinking in 1962. Quest is best known as the polar exploration vessel of the Shackleton-Rowlett Expedition of 1921-1922. It was aboard this vessel that Sir Ernest Shackleton undertook his last expedition.

Originally built in Norway as the wooden-hulled sealer Foca I in 1917, Shackleton purchased the ship in January 1921 together with other equipment, and began the process of hiring a crew, with the help of his old school-friend, John Quiller Rowett and by March 1921, it had been renamed Quest.

The obverse of the coin features an effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II produced exclusively by Pobjoy Mint.

Denomination 50p
Metal .925 Silver
Size 27.30mm
Weight 8.00gms
Quality Proof
Mintage 175

Delivery charges are determined by the combined weight of the items ordered. In stock items are usually dispatched within one working day. If the product you would like to order is not currently in stock, we will endeavour to deliver your goods within 30 days (subject to availability from our suppliers).

All international orders will require a signature on delivery. If nobody is available to sign for your order, a notice will be left and you will need to arrange collection or re-delivery from your local Post Office within five working days, if no arrangements are made your order may be returned to us.

United Kingdom

Economy Free Delivery
Aim’s to deliver your item in 3 to 5 working days
Royal Mail 1st Class
Aim’s to deliver your item in 1 to 3 working days
Royal Mail 1st Class Signed For
Aim’s to deliver your item in 1 to 3 working days
Royal Mail Special Delivery
Guaranteed to deliver your item before 1:00 pm the next working day
Parceforce Express 48
Aim’s to delivery your item within 2 working days

Europe

Royal Mail International Signed
Aim’s to deliver your item in 3 to 5 working days

Rest of World

Royal Mail International Signed
Aim’s to deliver your item in 5 to 14 working days

Be the first to Write a Review for this item!

:

Call Us: 0843 289 9298   Mon - Thu: 9am - 5pm