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Royal Mint to launch new £5 coin to mark Prince George's birthday

ANI | Updated: Jul 19, 2018 05:10 IST

Washington DC, [USA] July 19 (ANI): The Royal Mint is all set to launch a commemorative £5 coin in order to celebrate the fifth birthday of Prince William and Kate Middleton's eldest son, Prince George.
According to Page Six, the limited edition will be made available on July 22, the date of the young prince's birthday.
The silver coin will feature an image of England's patron saint, St. George battling it out with a dragon.
According to the legend, St. George killed a dragon that had tormented villagers for a long time.
Interestingly, the coin is a part of Royal Mint's 'The Progress of a Prince' series, which happens to track down the young prince's significant achievements.
Previously, a coin was issued to celebrate the prince's second birthday.
Prince George is the eldest of Prince William and Kate Middleton's three children; and also the third in line to the throne. (ANI)