The Royal Mint and Bank of England Twenty Pounds and
Millennium Silver Proof Crown Set
The £20 notes Iussed between June 1991 and June 1999) are the last of the Faraday designs and show the cypher YR19 99 and a serial number between 1101 and 1500.
The Bank of England have issued this special cypher to mark the end of the millennium. YR19 99 will not be produced for general circulation.
The new crown of 1999 celebrates the new millennium. The focal point of the design bears a representation of the British Isles with a pair of clock hands, pivoted on Greenwich and set at the crucial twelve o'clock position, with the important millennium dates of 1999 and 2000 incorporated either side and is struck in Brilliant Uncirculated quality.
The set is beautifully presented in the original red Royal Mint presentation case, accompanied with a Certificate of Authenticity.
LIMITED EDITION - ONLY 394 SETS PRODUCED