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How many commemorative coins have been made in honor of Prince George?

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While an indeterminate amount of coins may have been made by unofficial sources, Britain's Royal Mint has made several coins in honor of major events in Prince George's life, including his birth, christening and first birthday. These coins are typically made in limited editions and are considered the only official coins to be made with the authorization of the British monarchy.

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The Prince George Christening coin was minted in 2013, and it featured the image of cherubic figures playing harps. Nine versions of this coin were struck, with values ranging from about $20 to $80,000. The first birthday coin was a bit simpler in design, featuring the traditional arms of the British royal family.

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