2010 Great Britain London Olympics 2012 Faster Gold Proof 3 Coin Set

Commemorative Theme beautifully commemorates the anticipation and exhilaration of the London 2012 Olympics, focusing on the “Faster” element of the Olympic motto to celebrate the speed and dynamic energy of the world’s foremost athletes.

Dynamic representation of an Olympic sprinter, epitomising speed and strength, designed by prominent British sculptor Ian Rank-Broadley .

Ian Rank-Broadley’s depiction of Queen Elizabeth II, signifying her connection to the global event held in her realm.

Olympic-related engravings and the year ‘2010’, celebrating the anticipation of the upcoming 2012 Games.

EXTREMELY SCARCE

PF 70

£ POA

In 2010, a special and highly collectable three-coin set was released, named the 22010 Great Britain London Olympics 2012 Faster Gold Proof 3 Coin Set”. This exclusive collection was created in anticipation of the London 2012 Olympics, focusing on the theme of ‘Faster,’ one of the Olympic mottos. It comprises a unique selection of coins, each celebrating a different aspect of speed and agility. The set includes the Mercury Gold Proof £25 Coin, the Diana Gold Proof £25 Coin, and the Neptune Gold Proof £100 Coin, all showcasing exceptional design and craftsmanship.

1. 2010 Great Britain London Olympics 2012 Faster – Mercury Gold Proof £25 Coin: This coin, struck in 22-Carat Gold, features Mercury, the Roman messenger god, known for his speed and agility. The design captures the essence of swiftness, echoing the Olympic spirit of striving for faster athletic achievements.

2. 2010 Great Britain London Olympics 2012 Faster – Diana Gold Proof £25 Coin: The Diana Gold Proof £25 Coin commemorates the Roman goddess associated with the hunt and swift pursuit. It reflects the theme of speed and the pursuit of excellence, which is central to the Olympic ethos.

3. 2010 Great Britain London Olympics 2012 Faster – Neptune Gold Proof £100 Coin: The £100 coin, the centrepiece of the set, is dedicated to Neptune, the Roman god of the sea. This coin symbolises the power and speed of the ocean’s currents, resonating with the ‘Faster’ theme of the Olympics and the dynamic spirit of the Games.

Each coin in the 2010 Great Britain London Olympics 2012 Faster Gold Proof 3 Coin Set is graded PF 70, denoting its flawless quality and superb minting. This set not only celebrates the upcoming London 2012 Olympics but also captures the essence of the Olympic motto through its representation of historical figures known for their speed and agility. The coins are highly prized by collectors and enthusiasts of both numismatics and the Olympic Games, representing a unique fusion of sporting spirit and numismatic artistry.

MetalGold
CollectionCoin sets, Commemorative
Set3 Set
Fineness / Carat0.9167/ 22
Year2010
MonarchElizabeth II (1952-2022)
Obverse DesignerIan Rank-Broadley
Reverse Designer
Denomination
Mint / BrandThe Royal Mint
CountryUnited Kingdom
SecurityNGC Certified

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