The Silver Proof medal has been struck in .925 Ag Silver to a flawless proof finish with mirrored and frosted detailing in the design.
A unique medal struck in the shape of a guitar pick by the Royal Mint for the Paul McCartney stamp issue. The front of the medal features a design taken from the psychedelic Wings Over Europe 1972 tour bus and Paul McCartney’s signature on the reverse. The richly illustrated fold out souvenir pack, which holds the medal, takes a closer look at the unique sound and style of each of the Paul McCartney albums featured in the main stamp set in chronological order from the self-titled McCartney in 1970 to McCartney III 50 years later in 2020 Includes the full set of eight stamps from the main set, cancelled with a handstamp used exclusively for this medal cover which features the silhouette of a piano and the location London NW8 in reference to Abbey Road Studios.
Sir Paul McCartney is an icon of 20th century popular music and recognised by Guinness World Records as ‘The most successful songwriter of all time’ having written or co-written 188 charted records in the UK, of which 91 reached the top 10 and 33 to number one and having been awarded more than 60 gold discs.