The Ireland 1995 commemorative 1 pound coin
was issued by the Republic of Ireland
. This proof
only sterling silver
(.925 fine silver) medal-coin
with milled edge and medallic alignment
was issued to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the United Nations
,which Ireland joined in 1955
. It was minted by the Royal Mint
during the term of Mary Robinson
as the President of Ireland
A harp with the country's name above and the double dates below. Inscribed: "ÉIRE 1945-1995" - Ireland 1945-1995.
A dove holding a scroll with double dates. The United Nations emblem with "50" to the right with the denomination below. Inscribed: "NATIONS UNITED FOR PEACE". '£1'.