50 Pence - Elizabeth II Jemima Puddle-Duck; Silver Proof

50 Pence - Elizabeth II (Jemima Puddle-Duck; Silver Proof) - obverse50 Pence - Elizabeth II (Jemima Puddle-Duck; Silver Proof) - reverse

© The Royal Mint, 2016

Features

Issuer United Kingdom (United Kingdom, British Overseas Territories and Crown Dependencies)
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-2022)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2016
Value 50 Pence
0.50 GBP = USD 0.63
Currency Pound sterling (decimalized, 1971-date)
Composition Silver (.925)
Weight 8 g
Diameter 27.3 mm
Shape Equilateral curve heptagon (7-sided)
Technique Milled, coloured
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number
N#
88647
References Sp# H44,
Emma Howard (editor); 2021. Standard Catalogue of British Coins : Coins of England & the United Kingdom Pre-Decimal Issues (56th edition). Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom.
And 2 more volumes.
KM# 1372a
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

150th anniversary of birth

Series: Beatrix Potter

Obverse

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

Script: Latin

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II·D·G·REG·F·D·50 PENCE·2016·
J.C

Unabridged legend: Elizabeth II Dei Gratia Regina Fidei Defensatrix

Translation: Elizabeth the Second by the Grace of God Queen Defender of the Faith

Engraver: Jody Clark Read more on Wikipedia

Jody Clark is a British engraver employed by the Royal Mint, notable for designing the fifth and latest portrait of Queen Elizabeth II to feature on coins of the pound sterling.

Reverse

Coloured image of Beatrix Potter's Jemima Puddle-Duck dividing legend.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
JEMIMA PUDDLE-DUCK
en

Engraver: Emma Noble

Edge

Plain

Mint

Royal Mint, Llantrisant, United Kingdom (1968-date)

Comments

The third in a series of five UK coins issued to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the birth of Beatrix Potter.
This design was also struck in copper-nickel. 15,000 were issued in a limited-edition presentation Perspex block. Issue Limit: 16,000

©The Royal Mint, 2016

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2016  15 171 $ 95 Proof

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