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QUEEN ELIZABETH II 50 PENCE PIECE The Worlds First Seven Sided Coin 1969

£2.50

QUEEN ELIZABETH II 50 PENCE PIECE The Worlds First Seven Sided Coin 1969

Perspex Plastic Sealed Case Collectors Collectable. History weight etc given in added information for listing. The box itself is surface scratched the coin as was purchased originally.

Britannia 50p Coin

Britannia seated beside a lion facing right. An emblem of strength, dignity and unity, Britannia has a long history with Great Britain and it’s coinage, first appearing on coins in the Roman era. Roman Britannia came to be personified as a goddess, armed with a trident, shield and wearing a Corinthian helmet.

Circulated 805,926,100

Rare Coin Score Very Common

 

 

Britannia 50p Coin Details

Britannia 50p Coin Specification

Year 1997 - 2008

Reverse Designer depends on the year of issue, see below

Obverse Designer Christopher Ironside

Issued By The Royal Mint

Issue Date Smaller version introduced September 1997 (Larger version introduced October 1969, demonetised in 1998)

Alloy 75% copper, 25% nickel

Metal Cupro-nickel

Quality Circulated

Diameter 27.30 mm

Weight 8.0 g

Edge Plain

 

SKU MA249 154 sb

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