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Catalogue code: AN090
This limited-edition of 2016 stamp and coin covers is designed by hat-trick design and celebrates the start of the Year of the Monkey. Packaged within a souvenir red gifting envelope, featuring Mandarin and Cantonese characters conveying the festive greeting ‘Happy New Year’, the stamp and coin cover carries the Fireworks definitive stamp and a label featuring a paper cut-out of a monkey by artist Rebecca Sutherland.
The solid silver £2 coin produced by the Royal Mint features an obverse design by Jody Clark and a reverse design by Wuon-Gean Ho.
The insert card is also decorated with other monkey-related illustrations and features information about the dates relevant to people born in the Year of the Monkey.
Maximum Coin Mintage for the Lunar Year of the Monkey one ounce silver Proof coin is 8,054.