Released in 1969 in readiness for the decimal switch over, the lovely, 7 sided 50p marks it’s 50th Birthday this year.
Since its release in 1969, the 50p has been issued in many different commemorative editions celebrating many aspects of British life, from sporting achievements, to children’s literature.
This Silver Proof 5 coin set, features 5 iconic editions, which have been struck, with the 2019 year date, the set contains the following 50p’s:
50th Anniversary of the D Day Landing
75th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain
150th Anniversary of Victoria Cross
950th Anniversary of Battle Of Hasting
The Silver Proof set comes complete with numbered Certificate of Authenticity, box and cardboard outer
The mintage for this set is only 1220
Metal: .925 Silver
Diameter: 27.30 mm
Denomination: Fifty Pence
Estimated delivery time around 2 weeks