THE 1998 PORTRAIT CHANGE - SYMBOL OF THE NATION
Portrait changes are rarely made. The year 1998 therefore represents a rate moment in numsmatic history, marking as it does the introduction of the fourth new portrait of the Queen.
Since her accession to the throne in 1952, four portraits of the Queen have graced the nation's circulating coins.
On offer is the totally uncirculated year 1998 coin set containing as issued for circulation by the Royal Mint.
The set contains 9 coins as follows: 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 1 x 50p EEC design, 1 x 50p standard, the £1 - Royal Arms design and the Bi-metalic £2.
A must have for the collector of year sets.