Elizabeth II (1952-2022)
0.50 GBP = USD 0.62
|Currency||Pound sterling (decimalized, 1971-date)|
|Shape||Equilateral curve heptagon (7-sided)|
|Orientation||Medal alignment ↑↑|
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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.KM# 1376b
And 2 more volumes.
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.
950th anniversary of the Battle of Hastings
Fifth crowned portrait of HM Queen Elizabeth II right, wearing the George IV State Diadem, legend around.
ELIZABETH II·D·G·REG·F·D·50 PENCE·
Unabridged legend: Elizabeth II Dei Gratia Regina Fidei Defensatrix
Translation: Elizabeth the Second by the Grace of God Queen Defender of the Faith
Image of King Harold with an arrow in his eye and three in his shield dividing date, legend around, date below.
BATTLE OF HASTINGS
Engraver: John Bergdahl
Released as part of the 2016 annual gold proof sets (82 sales), as well as individually (319 sales) the design was also struck in copper-nickel, silver proof and silver piedfort.
Issue Limit: 500
©The Royal Mint, 2016
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