On Friday 8th April 1904, the Entente Cordiale was signed by Great Britain and France, with the aim of settling long running disputes over colonial territories, King Edward VII was the main driving force behind the treaty.
The ‘Entente Cordiale’ Platinum five pound proof coin, weighing in at three troy ounces has been minted to very high standards and ths coin is one of just 501 issued.
Piedfort coins are twice the thickness of a standard coin, so is nice and chunky!
The coin comes complete with a numbered Certificate of Authenticity and box
Metal: .9995% Platinum
Weight: 94.20 Grams
Diameter: 38.61 mm
Denomination: Five Pound
Reserve Designer: David Gentleman
Obverse: Ian Rank Broadley