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Prince George’s Birthday Celebration Has Begun With An Extraordinary Gift Made In His Honor

Date July 18, 2018 14:12

The future King will be a big boy soon! The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s firstborn is turning 5 on Sunday, and the big celebration has already started.

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The 'little monkey', as his dad once called him, will surely share his special day with his loving family, and we can expect heaps of presents coming his way. Actually, one special present has already been released: The Royal Mint had created something quite extraordinary in honor of Prince George’s fifth birthday.

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A special gift

To commemorate the little royal's bid day, The Royal Mint released a special coin. According to People, the beautiful piece, dated 2018, features the legend of Saint George and the Dragon. The coin is a part of a special presentation pack, which has a very fitting title – The Progress of a Prince.

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Royal fans and coin collectors will be able to purchase this beauty on The Royal Mint’s official website. The price ranges from 13 to 500 British pounds.

When Prince George came into this world, on July 22 of 2013, the royal baby boom swept the nation with thousands of people traveling across the world to catch a glimpse of the future King. Special coins were also released to mark the birth of the Prince, as well as his first and second birthdays.

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The Royal Mint often releases coins to commemorate special occasions in the royal family's life, including the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s wedding, and the Queen and Prince Philip's platinum wedding anniversary.

What a beautiful way to mark significant events, don’t you think?

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