The 50th Anniversary of the 50p Britannia BU Pack
Own the brand-new 50 Years of the 50p Anniversary 50p in the Official Royal Mint pack!
1969 brought the world’s first seven-sided coin in the form of the UK 50 pence piece. Since then, it has become the flagship of collectable UK currency and the collector’s favourite!
To mark the 50th Anniversary of the 50p this year, The Royal Mint have re-issued the original 1969 50p design featuring a special one-time-only anniversary privy mark – a minting first! And you can own it today in The Royal Mint’s official presentation pack.
The Shape of a Revolution!
This special anniversary coin celebrates the science that brought us this innovative coin! The reverse design features Christopher Ironside’s iconic Britannia design, inscribed with NEW PENCE just like the original 1969 release.
A Minting First – Official Privy Mark
In a minting first, the outer rim features the letters A to G at each point, joined by arced crossing lines and a special Spirograph-type mark drawn from an extension of the lines forming the 50p shape! This rare privy mark references the pioneering science behind
Official Royal Mint Presentation
The coin has been struck to a Brilliant Uncirculated finish, meaning it will not have the blemishes and imperfections of those in circulation. This is also the superior quality sought-after by collectors.
What’s more, your coin comes beautifully presented in its Official Royal Mint Presentation Packfilled with information about the new-issue coin and the legacy of the 50p.
For any 50p collection, large or small, this brand-new release is a must-haveto celebrate the 50th birthday of an icon.
Secure yours at The Royal Mint issue price of £10.00 (+p&p) now to avoid missing out.
- Country of Issue: UK
- Year of Issue: 2019
- Metal: Cupro-Nickel
- Diameter: 27.3mm
- Weight: 8g
- Denomination: 50p
- Finish: Brilliant Uncirculated
- Obverse: Jody Clark
- Reverse: Christopher Ironside
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