|Grade:||Proof - 69 UCAM|
|Mint Mark:||Not Shown|
|Metal Content:||0.25 troy oz|
|Manufacturer:||British Royal Mint|
Part of the Olympic coin program of the London 2012 Games.
This gold Proof £25 coin is from the Citius Gold Series. It has been struck in 22 carat gold to Proof quality and features the image of Mercury. An athletic and vigorous young god, Mercury was renowned as being the messenger of the gods, flying swiftly between the mortal and immortal worlds. The coin’s design represents the strong association Mercury has with the modern day athlete, in particular the Olympic runner – a vigorous athlete who relies on the similar attributes demonstrated by Mercury, such as speed and agility. day athlete, in particular the Runner.