In 1988 the Royal Mint released a very special Limited Issue Royal Shield £1 One Pound Silver Proof Coin struck in solid .925 Sterling Silver.
The reverse is the Royal Shield design by Derek Gorringe and the obverse is a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, designed by Raphael Maklouf.
These legal tender coins have been struck to proof quality using specially prepared dies and highly polished blanks.
- Limited Mintage of 50,000 Worldwide
- Finished to Royal Mint’s Proof Quality in Solid .925 Sterling Silver
- Reverse Features the Crowned Royal Shield Designed by Derek George
- Boxed with Certificate of Authenticity