The King

Born at Buckingham Palace on 14 November 1948, His Majesty King Charles III celebrates his 75th birthday in 2023. Passionate about many things, including the arts, architecture, and supporting disadvantaged young people, he is also an ardent campaigner on environmental issues, with his philosophy on sustainability revolving around the principle that it is better to work with nature than to work against it.

Nature design

In recognition of his love of nature, this birthday piece features the King’s royal cypher and the number 75 framed within oak leaves and delphiniums. Personally approved by The King, Dan Thorne’s design includes insects and the inscription ‘HIS MAJESTY KING CHARLES III 1948 2003’.

H.M. King Charles III obverse

The coin’s obverse portrays the first definitive UK coinage portrait of His Majesty The King by Martin Jennings. Also included on the obverse is the coin’s 2023 year-date.

Presentation folder

The coin is housed in a presentation folder featuring informative text and coloured photography.

07 75th Birthday of His Majesty King Charles III 2023 UK GBP5 Brill Unc Coin Pack Front Open



Year 2023
Metal Cupro-Nickel
Monetary Denomination (GBP) 5.00
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 28.280
Maximum Diameter (mm) 38.61
Maximum Mintage Unlimited
Finish Brilliant Uncirculated
Legal Tender United Kingdom
Effigy Martin Jennings design of H.M. King Charles III

You may also like

  • Delivery
    Free shipping worldwide

    On orders over AUD 300 (excludes bullion)

  • Shopping
    Shop with confidence

    30-day money back guarantee (excludes bullion, loose pink diamonds, in-store purchases)

  • Click & Collect
    Click & Collect

    FREE service for all collector coins, bullion, jewellery and gift orders up to AUD 70,000.

  • Secure
    Safe shopping

    Safe and secure payment using 256-bit SSL encryption

  • Privacy

    The Perth Mint does not sell, loan or share your personal information