UK 2022 QEII 50p and £5 BU First Day Cover
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First Day Cover: UK BU 50p & £5 Queen Elizabeth II Memorial Coin Cover


A UK 50p and £5 coin has been authorised for release to honour the incredible life and legacy of Queen Elizabeth II. And today you can own it alongside the official Royal Mail In Memoriam Stamps.

Importantly, these are also the first UK coins to feature the new King Charles III portrait on the obverse. 

  • Each cover features the official UK 50p & £5 coins released to honour Queen Elizabeth II’s incredible life
  • The reverse of the 50p features the 1953 Coronation Crown design by Edgar Fuller, and the £5 features a new dual-portrait design by John Bergdahl
  • Both are struck to a superior Brilliant Uncirculated Quality
  • The coins are also the FIRST UK coins to feature King Charles III on the obverse, designed by renowned sculptor Martin Jennings and fully approved by His Majesty the King
  • The coins features alongside Royal Mail’s official In Memoriam Stamps, which will be postmarked on their first day of issue – 10th November 2022
  • Limited to just 2,022 worldwide

The In Memoriam coins are now off sale at The Royal Mint, which means this could be your last chance to own such a historically significant issue! Click 'Pre-Order' now to secure yours before the limited stock is gone! 

Order Ref 185/173F/Z


  • Stamps: GB 2022 In Memoriam 4v
  • Postmarking Date: 10th November 2022
  • Edition Limit: 2,022
  • Coins: UK 2022 Base Metal Brilliant Uncirculated 50p and £5

Numismatic pieces should be owned primarily for collector interest.
The Westminster Collection does not offer them as an investment and makes no guarantees in terms of future value.