• 1986 UK Coin £2 Silver Proof Commonwealth Games 24683
  • 1986 UK Coin £2 Silver Proof Commonwealth Games 24682
  • 1986 UK Coin £2 Silver Proof Commonwealth Games 24684
  • 1986 UK Coin £2 Silver Proof Commonwealth Games 24683
  • 1986 UK Coin £2 Silver Proof Commonwealth Games 24682
  • 1986 UK Coin £2 Silver Proof Commonwealth Games 24684
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1986 UK Coin £2 Silver Proof Commonwealth Games

Buy the 1986 Commonwealth Games £2 Silver Proof Coin

 

This is the first decimal two pound coin that was introduced in 1986. Issued to commemorate the Commonwealth Games, this is the silver proof version which comes in a box and with a certificate.

  • Struck in sterling silver, 0.925 fineness
  • Limited Mintage 59,779

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Obverse

The obverse (head side) is the third major portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, designed by Ralph David Maklouf, FRSA.
It came into use in 1985 and continued until 1997 inclusive, a total of thirteen years.

Reverse

The reverse design is a thistle encircled by a laurel wreath superimposed on the cross of Saint Andrew.
The design is in recognition of the thirteenth Commonwealth Games which were held in Scotland in that year. The 1986 £2 was the first British coin issued to commemorate a sporting event.

Coin Specification

Version Diameter Weight Alloy Actual Metal Weight
Gold Proof 28.40 15.97 .9166 0.4707
Silver Proof 28.40 15.98 .925 0.4752
Specimen 28.40 15.98    
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