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2 Pence - Elizabeth II 3rd portrait; magnetic

2 Pence - Elizabeth II (3rd portrait; magnetic) -  obverse 2 Pence - Elizabeth II (3rd portrait; magnetic) -  reverse

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Features

Country United Kingdom
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1992-1997
Value 2 Pence
0.02 GBP = 0.025 USD
Composition Copper plated steel
Weight 7.12 g
Diameter 25.9 mm
Thickness 2.05 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 936a, Sp# C4
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Coins of England & the United Kingdom
by Philip Skingley
(Spink)

Obverse

Third crowned portrait of HM Queen Elizabeth II facing right, wearing the George IV State Diadem, legend around

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II D·G·REG·F·D·1993
RDM

Translation: Elizabeth the Second by the Grace of God Queen Defender of the Faith (Elizabeth II Dei Gratia Regina Fidei Defensatrix)

Engraver: Raphael David Maklouf

Raphael David Maklouf is a sculptor, best known for designing the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II used on the coins of many Commonwealth nations. Maklouf was born in Jerusalem emigrating with his family to the United Kingdom after the Second World War. He attended the Camberwell School of Art until 1958, afterward becoming an academic lecturer for ten years. He was made an Associate of the Royal Society of British Sculptors in 1979. Raphael Maklouf was born to a Jewish family. His father is Samuel Maklouf, born in Safed, Raphael Makouf's mother is Leonie Maklouf.

Reverse

The badge of the Prince of Wales, a plume of three ostrich feathers enfiling a coronet of cross pattée and fleur de lys, dividing motto with legend above and denomination below

Lettering:
TWO PENCE
ICH DIEN
2

Translation: I serve

Engraver: Christopher Ironside

Christopher Ironside FSIA 1970, OBE 1971, FRBS 1977 was an English painter and coin designer, particularly known for the reverse sides of the new British coins issued on decimalisation in 1971.

Edge

Plain

Comments

(former Spink ref. 4386)

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1992  102,247,000 0.02 0.17 0.16 0.17
1993  235,674,000 0.11 0.11 0.15 0.37
1993  66,080 Proof
1994  531,628,000 0.02 0.09 0.16 0.10 0.18 0.52
1994  66,720 1.13 Proof
1995  124,482,000 0.04 0.03 0.17 0.15 0.16 0.29
1995  60,630 1.67 Proof
1996  296,278,000 0.02 0.04 0.17 0.18 0.22
1996  67,580 Proof
1997  496,116,000 0.03 0.06 0.09 0.17 0.18 0.39
1997  80,740 Proof

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