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£1 Coin Minting Error ‘Confirmed’

Rumours of the Dual-Dated £1 Coin appear to have been confirmed in the national press today. Although we haven’t seen the coin ourselves, we’ve spoken to the collector claiming to be in possession of one and seen a number of … Continue reading

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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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Are these the most sophisticated fake £2 coins?

£2 coins were introduced in 1998 to prevent against counterfeiting and were the first bi-metallic coins to enter circulation in the UK. Made with two different metal components, £2 coins are very complicated to manufacture and very difficult to counterfeit… … Continue reading

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