25th December 2017

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The Coin behind door 25 is the 2017 Christmas £5 Coin.

To Celebrate the festive season this year The Royal Mint issued the FIRST EVER UK Chirstmas £5 coin.

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UK Christmas £5 Coin

2017 The Christmas Tree £5 Brilliant uncirculated coin rev uku38886 - 25th December 2017The Christmas tree is at the centre of festive celebrations and plays a key part in making the season special.

The reverse features a big traditional Christmas tree with baubles and Christmas stars. It was designed by engraver and printmaker Edwina Ellis from Wales.

The obverse features the fifth definitive portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Jody Clark.

This £5 has been struck to a Brilliant Uncirculated quality, which makes it superior to the quality of typical circulation coins, and makes it more collectible and sought after. It is also protectively encapsulated so that you can present and preserve this coin for generations to come.

£5 coins are reserved for the most important Royal and UK celebrations, and this £5 is the perfect way to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year.

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