2020 UK Queen CERTIFIED BU £5
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2020 UK Queen CERTIFIED BU £5

QUEEN feature on a UK coin for the FIRST-TIME EVER.

UK £5 coin has been issued in 2020, featuring one of Britain’s most iconic and influential bands ever, Queen. 

Remarkably, it has been such a hit with collectors the Gold One Ounce, Gold Quarter Ounce and Silver One Ounce SOLD OUT from The Mint under UNDER 24 HOURS! 

A fitting tribute to the bands unique sound that propelled them to global stardom, this exciting new coin is full of numismatic firsts:

  • The first-time ever Queen have featured on a coin worldwide.
  • The first-time ever a British band has been celebrated on UK coinage.
  • The first in an exciting new series celebrating British music legends.

The Design

The £5 coin features a design by Chris Facey, showcasing the iconic instruments of all four founder members of the band: Britain May’s Red Special guitar, John Deacon’s Fender Precision Bass™, Roger Taylor’s Ludwig™ bass drum, and Freddy Mercury’s Bechstein™ grand piano.

What’s more, the intricate design shows the grand piano with the opening notes of Queen’s world-famous anthem Bohemian Rhapsody pressed down.

This design has been officially approved by band members Brian May and Roger Taylor to truly capture the essence of the band’s legacy.

A genuine numismatic first – secure yours today

A fitting tribute to one of the most iconic and influential bands in British history, this is the first-time ever Queen have featured on a coin AND the first-time ever any band has featured on UK coinage.

Your UK £5 has been struck to superior Brilliant Uncirculated quality and protectively encapsulated in official Change Checker packaging, preserving its quality forever. What’s more, the coin will come delivered to you ready to slot into your Change Checker Album so you can cherish it for years to come.

This is one of the most exciting new coin issues in recent years, don’t miss out.  

Become part of British history and secure the FIRST-EVER Queen £5 coin for your collection by clicking ‘Add to Basket’ now.

Order Ref 185/256C/0


  • Country of Issue: United Kingdom
  • Year of Issue: 2020
  • Coin Diameter: 38.61mm
  • Coin Weight: 28.28g
  • Obverse Designer: Jody Clark
  • Reverse Designer: Chris Facey
  • Metal: Cupro-Nickel
  • Finish: Brilliant Uncirculated

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.