The 2017 Beatrix Potter coin series depicts Peter Rabbit and friends Jeremy Fisher, Benjamin Bunny and Tom Kitten in daring adventures created by Beatrix Potter. Within this collection is a coin featuring Mr. Jeremy Fisher – the first time this character has appeared on an official United Kingdom coin. As loved and celebrated as all the characters in Beatrix Potters books Mr. Jeremy Fisher has entertained and enthralled children over generations.
‘The Tale of Mr. Jeremy Fisher’ is set in the English Lake District and the eighth of the little tales, it follows the frog in his waterproof mackintosh and galoshes, through his day of fishing adventures. The tale reflects Beatrix Potter’s love for the Lake District.
This 925-sterling silver coin showcases the tiniest details, like Jeremy’s smart red jacket and shovel, highlighted and enhanced by the coin’s Proof finish. The coin comes in a clear acrylic presentation case with a booklet on the famous frog and his adventures and a certificate of authenticity.