Comes in The Royal Mint original packaging. Introducing a numismatic masterpiece born from the historic collaboration between The Royal Mint and John Mercanti, the esteemed former Chief Engraver of the U. This exclusive coin, limited to just 2,006 pieces, marks Mercanti's inaugural depiction of a lion in his remarkable career spanning over four decades and featuring more than a hundred coin and medal designs! Crafted with precision from 2 Troy ounces of. 999 fine silver, this coin boasts a sleek proof finish that elevates its nationally themed imagery.As a legal tender of Great Britain, it holds a face value of 5 pounds and measures 40 mm in diameter. Each coin comes encapsulated and housed in its original mint packaging, making it a prized addition to any numismatic collection. Don't miss the opportunity to own a piece of history with the 2023 2-oz Silver Mercanti Lion and Eagle Proof from Great Britain!