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2 Pounds - Elizabeth II Sir Joseph Banks

2 Pounds - Elizabeth II (Sir Joseph Banks) -  obverse 2 Pounds - Elizabeth II (Sir Joseph Banks) -  reverse

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Features

Country South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2001
Value 2 Pounds
2 GBP = 2.52 USD
Currency Pound sterling (decimalized, 1971-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 28.28 g
Diameter 38.6 mm
Thickness 3.25 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 9
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Commemorative issue

Sir Joseph Banks

Obverse

Crowned bust facing right

Lettering:
SOUTH GEORGIA & SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS 2001
IRB

Engraver: Ian Rank-Broadley

Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS is a British sculptor who has produced many acclaimed works, among which are several designs for British coinage.

Reverse

Ship with cameo of Sir Joseph Banks

Lettering:
SIR JOSEPH BANKS
PM
TWO POUNDS

Edge

Reeded

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
2001 PM Pobjoy Mint

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