Central Bank issues commemorative Easter 1916 coin

Collectors' edition of proof coin goes for sale this morning

4th April, 2016
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The Central Bank is releasing gold and silver proof coins to mark the centenary of the Proclamation of the Irish Republic on April 24 1916.

The coins are available to buy from this morning with the following options: a silver proof coin; a quarter ounce gold coin; a half ounce gold coin; and a double set silver proof coin and quarter ounce gold coin. All will have numbered certificates of authenticity.

A proof coin is a coin...

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