The NEW Avro Vulcan 24-Carat Gold-Plated Luxe Edition Commemorative


 
 
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The NEW Avro Vulcan 24-Carat Gold-Plated Luxe Edition Commemorative 

A fitting tribute to one of the most iconic aircrafts in RAF history 

  • Accented in 24-Carat Gold
  • Selectively enhanced with full colour
  • Limited availability at The Jubilee Mint 

Combining awesome power and an almighty roar with remarkable grace and agility, the legendary Avro Vulcan is one of the nation’s favourite RAF fighter jets and is the centrepiece of a NEW Gold-Plated Commemorative that can now be yours to own! The NEW medal has been enhanced in 24-Carat Gold and boasts an impressive 65.00mm diameter which displays to full effect its superb aviation design featuring the Vulcan soaring through the air. Appearing on the obverse of this prestigious issue, which has been accented in full colour, is the official badge of the Royal Air Force. With a low 499 worldwide edition limit and only a very small number now available from The Jubilee Mint, order your NEW Avro Vulcan Gold-Plated Commemorative today! Includes a luxury Presentation Case and a Certificate of Authenticity. 

Metal:    Base Metal
Plating: 24-Carat Gold
Diameter:  65.00mm
Weight:  91.00g

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The NEW Avro Vulcan 24-Carat Gold-Plated Luxe Edition Commemorative

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