In 2005 to commemorate the 200th Anniversary of Horatio Nelson’s Death, the Royal Mint released a very Limited Issue Horatio Nelson £5 Five Pound Gold Proof Coin struck in solid 22 Carat Gold Certified Slabbed and Graded by PCGS as PR70 DCAM with special NFC Anti-Counterfeiting Technology.
- Manufacturer: Royal Mint
- Issuing Country: United Kingdom
- Year: 2005
- Series / Ranges: Horatio Nelson
- Denomination: £5
- Metal: Gold
- Issue Limit: 1,760 Worldwide
- Grading Service: PCGS
- Grade: PR70 DCAM
- Security: NFC Anti-Counterfeiting Technology
In the center of the reverse is a portrait of Horatio Nelson dated ‘1805’ and ‘2005’ designed by James Butler and the obverse shows a regal portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank Broadley.