Great Britain 2013 5 pounds KM-1251
This specimen was lot 70760 in Stack's Bowers Collector's Choice sale (Santa Ana, CA, May 2018), where it sold for $95. The catalog description noted, "GREAT BRITAIN. 5 Pounds, 2013. British Royal Mint. NGC PROOF-68 ULTRA CAMEO. Pistrucci's design. Struck to commemorate the birth of HRH George Alexander Louis, son of William and Katherine. Brilliant with hard mirrored fields with nicely frosted devices. No fog or tone." Other five pounds for 2013 include KM-1242, -1247, -1249, -1250 and -1259.
Recorded mintage: 10,000, all proofs.
Specification: 28.28 g, .925 fine silver, 38.6 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM-1251.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date, 11th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- Skingley, Philip, ed., Standard Catalogue of British Coins: Coins of England & the United Kingdom, 46th edition, London: Spink & Son, 2011.
- Ponterio, Richard, Kyle Ponterio and Chris Chatigny, The May 2018 Collector's Choice Sale, Santa Ana, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2018