Elizabeth II (1952-date)
0.50 GBP = USD 0.68
|Currency||Pound sterling (decimalized, 1971-date)|
|Shape||Equilateral curve heptagon (7-sided)|
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.Sp# H14
And 4 more volumes.
Emma Howard (editor); 2021. Coins of England & the United Kingdom : Pre-Decimal Issues (56th edition). Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom.
And 1 more volumes.
250th anniversary of the publication of the first English dictionary
Fourth crowned portrait of HM Queen Elizabeth II right, wearing the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland tiara, legend around
Translation: Elizabeth the Second by the Grace of God Queen Defender of the Faith (Elizabeth II Dei Gratia Regina Fidei Defensatrix)
Entries from Samuel Johnson's Dictionary of the English Language, defining the denomination in words.
PENCE. n. S.
plural of penny.
JOHNSON'S DICTIONARY 1755
Released individually as well as in the Annual Piedfort set, while also being struck in copper-nickel, silver proof and gold proof. Issue Limit: 5,000
A gold piedfort was issued in 2009 as part of the 16-piece set to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the 50 pence denomination.
(former Spink ref. 4616)
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