As we reflect on the recent centenary of the Battle of the Somme, we are reminded of the sacrifices our brave war heroes made for our country. The Battle of the Somme, one of the bloodiest battles in modern history, saw 419,000 British men killed or maimed in five intense months of fighting.

To mark the anniversary of this historic battle, The London Mint Office released a 1oz silver coin in a fitting tribute to those forever remembered as true British heroes. The coin is intricately engraved with a touching image of soldiers ‘going over the top’ on the first day of battle. As part of a breathtaking memorial design and struck to Proof quality, the 1oz Silver coin features a delicate hand-hammered poppy recalling the ceramic poppies that adorned the Tower of London in November 2014. The coin comes with a

The coin comes with a vial of genuine soil collected by hand from the famous battlefield on the 100th Anniversary of The Somme, together with a Certificate of Provenance. Remember our brave war heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice with the Somme Centenary silver coin, available for a limited time only.


• Yours for just £129.95 for a limited time only
• Minted to mark the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of the Somme
• Struck to Proof quality only 2,016 have been issued worldwide
• Includes a vial of soil collected from The Somme battlefield
• Exclusive 100th-anniversary hand-hammered poppy privy mark

Specifications
Metal:
925/1000 Silver
Quality:
Proof - the highest quality possible
Weight:
28.28 grams 1oz Silver
Diameter:
38.6mm
Issuing Authority:
The Government of Gibraltar
Denomination:
1oz Silver
Year of issue:
2016
Mintage limit:
1,916