2020 UK £2 Music Legends - David Bowie 1oz Silver Proof
Born in Brixton, South London in 1947, David Bowie began life as David Robert Jones. By the time he was 19 he had taken on his iconic stage name and was taking the first steps in one of the most innovative and influential careers in the history of sound and vision. The Royal Mint celebrates this ever-changing English songwriter and performer with the third coin release in their British Music Legends series.
Featuring a remarkable portrait of Bowie himself, set against the full colour lightning bolt motif from the Aladdin Sane era, this superb collectable hints at his insatiable desire to reinvent himself, as he would continue to do for his entire career.
Limited to just 8,000 coins worldwide, and housed in typically high quality Royal Mint packaging.