First Day Coin Cover - 1998 Notting Hill Carnival 50p Pence PNC Cover
This First Day Coin Cover was issued in 1998 and named 'Notting Hill Carnival'. The 50p pence PNC cover celebrates a carnival of multi-cultural diversity in London and is Europe's largest arts festival. The Notting Hill carnival has five disciplines: Mas bands provide the main focus, Steelbands, Calypso, Soca and sound systems.The commemorative cover houses a unique 50p pence coin featuring the 12 stars of the European Union and four stamps showing the carnivals atmosphere. Postmarked Notting Hill London and dated 25th August 1998, it has been jointly published by the Royal Mail and the Royal Mint. The coin cover is pre-owned.