Franklin Mint (50) Solid Sterling Silver 1000 Years of British Monarchy Ingot Collection in Original Wooden Case (APPROX. 3300 GRAMS) - This rare and magnificent set is a limited edition, proof set of (50) sterling silver ingots, minted to commemorate 1000 years of British Monarchy. The set was designed in 1973 by the world renowned medallist John Pinches, and produced by the Franklin Mint. Each ingots weighs 1000 grains (approx. 66 grams) of solid sterling silver, is fully hallmarked, and is exquisitely engraved with a profile of each monarch's head and a depiction of a famous scene from their reign. The reverse side of each ingot gives detailed information about each ruler, dates and famous event. This is truly an amazing, investment quality collector's set. Silver ingots by John Pinches are appreciating in value and have become very collectable. This set is extremely rare, as it was a Franklin Mint Collectors Society exclusive. The ingots come housed in the original attractive wooden case red crushed velvet interior, and protective clear plastic cover with the name of each monarch in the correct order highlighted in gold gilt. The set will also come with the caring guide for handling. THE SET WEIGHS: approx. 3300 GRAMS of solid sterling silver.