Category Archives: £2 coins

Just Discovered: Rare “Inverted Effigy” £2 Coin

The Royal Mint has confirmed the existence of a small number of rare Inverted Effigy £2 Britannia coins. Continue reading

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Pride without prejudice – how Jane Austen came to appear on our coins and banknotes in 2017.

2017 marks 200 years since the death of Jane Austen – one of the best-loved English novelists of all time. And to celebrate such an inspirational female figure, both The Royal Mint and the Bank of England have chosen to … Continue reading

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First look: New Royal Mint UK coin designs for 2017

Every year The Royal Mint mark the year’s memorable events and anniversaries that capture the nation’s striking stories on circulating coins, and 2017 is no different. Today The Royal Mint have unveiled the new themes and designs for all the 2017 … Continue reading

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