George V, 1911 Proof Set, of eight silver proof coins, struck for the coronation year.
Consisting of: silver Halfcrown, Florin, Shilling, Sixpence and Maundy Set.
All housed within an original Royal Mint red leatherette octagonal plush box for the eight-coin set, with gold block lettering and crown.
Much as struck with a superb choice tone, a truly superior original set.
*With a mintage of only 2,243 sets which is over 500 less than the full "long" gold five pounds – penny proof set.
These original short silver sets housed in the original plush box are becoming rare within the numismatic market, especially the original matching sets such as this.