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10 New Pence - Elizabeth II 2nd portrait

10 New Pence - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait) -  obverse 10 New Pence - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait) -  reverse

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Features

Country United Kingdom
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1968-1981
Value 10 New Pence (0.10 GBP)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 11.3 g
Diameter 28.5 mm
Thickness 2.25 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 06-30-1993
References KM# 912, Sp# F1
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Coins of England & the United Kingdom
by Philip Skingley
(Spink)

Obverse

Second crowned portrait of HM Queen Elizabeth II facing right, wearing the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland tiara, legend around.

Lettering: ELIZABETH·II D·G·REG·F·D·1969

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

Engraver: Arnold Machin

Arnold Machin O.B.E., R.A. was a British artist, sculptor, coin and stamp designer.

Reverse

Part of the Crest of England, a lion passant guardant royally crowned, legend above, denomination below.

Lettering:
NEW PENCE
10

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

Milled

Comments

Obverse die varieties:

1968-77 - obverse 151 beads, reverse 152 beads;
1978-81 - obverse 147 beads, reverse 152 beads;



(former Spink ref. 4231)

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1968  336,143,250 0.11 0.22 0.22 0.22 0.49 1.10 1.27
1969  314,008,000 0.52 0.18 0.28 0.22 0.45
1970  133,571,000 0.15 0.41 0.33 0.42 0.51
1971  63,205,000 0.57 0.31 0.28 2.25
1971  350,000 1.92 Proof
1972  150,000 3.37 Proof
1973  152,174,000 0.15 0.22 0.29 0.34
1973  100,000 Proof
1974  92,741,000 0.31 0.21 0.25 0.46 2.25
1974  100,000 Proof
1975  181,559,000 0.15 0.24 0.23 0.29
1975  100,000 Proof
1976  228,220,000 0.22 0.29 0.28 1.00 0.96
1976  100,000 Proof
1977  59,323,000 0.19 0.28 0.26
1977  193,000 Proof
1978  86,100 Proof
1979  115,457,000 0.18 0.27 0.34 2.02
1979  81,000 Proof
1980  88,650,000 0.43 0.28 0.12
1980  143,000 2.28 Proof
1981  3,487,000
1981  100,300 Proof

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