100 Years of Insulin 2021 50p Silver Piedfort Proof Coin

100 Years of Insulin 2021 50p Silver Piedfort Proof Coin

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  • Commemorating one of the most important medical breakthroughs of the twentieth century
  • 100th Anniversary of the discovery of insulin!
  • Piedfort Proof struck from 16.00g of PURE SILVER!
  • Part of the British Royal Mint’s Innovation in Science series
  • Official British legal tender – 50p
  • Measures 27.30mm in diameter
  • A strictly limited mintage of 1,510 coins!

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Innovative SILVER PIEDFORT Proof from the Royal Mint!
Introducing a brand new Piedfort silver Proof release from the British Royal Mint to mark the 100th Anniversary of the discovery of insulin! Boasting double the silver of the standard issue, this legal tender coin is an impressive part of the popular Innovation in Science series!

Celebrate the discovery of Insulin with 1,510 EXCLUSIVE coins!
A fascinating design - the reverse showcases an artistic interpretation of the structure of insulin, along with its molecular formula! The interplay of the frosted ‘molecules’ against a glistening silver flan make for a very attractive coin! Of revolutionary global significance, the discovery of insulin in 1921 revolutionised both the therapy and prognosis of diabetes and changed the lives of millions around the world!

This fantastic coin is not only taken from a limited mintage of just 1,510, but is also part of a highly popular Royal Mint collection! A great gift for the medical professional! Buy now!

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Country of IssueUnited Kingdom
Year of Issue2021
Metal Purity (%)92.50
Diameter (mm)27.30
Limited Edition1500
Issued ByRoyal Mint
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