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  • 1998 UK Coin £2 Silver Proof Piedfort Bimetallic 21331
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1998 UK Coin £2 Silver Proof Piedfort Bimetallic

Buy the 1998 Technology Silver Proof Piedfort Two Pound Coin

This is the second issue of the bimetallic £2 coin. This silver proof piedfort coin is double the thickness of the typical two pound coin. Struck in sterling silver, this is a collector's piece that is issued in a presentation box with a certificate.

 

  • Struck in sterling silver, 0.925 fineness
  • Limited Mintage 10,000

£31.67

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In 1997, a bimetallic £2 coin was introduced. It was the first time that a bi-metallic coin was used for British coins. This silver proof piedfort coin is double the thickness and weight of the usual two pound coin and is the second year that this design was issued. 

The edge is milled and incused with the inscription: STANDING ON THE SHOULDERS OF GIANTS

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Obverse

The obverse bears the fourth definitive UK coin portrait of Queen Elizabeth II designed by Ian Rank Broadley, FRBS, FSNAD, whose initials IRB appear under the head.

Reverse

The intricate reverse design comprises four quite different, but complementary, concentric circles radiating outwards from the heart of the coin, and embodies mankind's extraordinary drive, determination and creative genius. Designed by Bruce Rushin this design has been issued each year since 1997.

Coin Specification

Diameter 28.40mm
Weight 31.96g
Silver Fineness 0.925
Actual Silver Content 0.950 Troy Ounce
Mintage 10,000
Obverse Designer Raphael Maklouf
Reverse Designer Bruce Rushin
Mint Royal Mint
Finish Proof Piedfort
Delivery

We aim to dispatch orders within 48 hours of receiving cleared funds. Our standard delivery methods are as follows

Orders over £60 - Fully Insured Delivery.

Within the UK and BFPO - Next day fully insured and tracked. Delivery starts from £9. 

International - Royal Mail International Signed / Royal Mail International Tracked / Royal Mail International Tracked and Signed For. Items sent via this method will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £15.

Orders under £60

Within the UK and BFPO - Royal Mail 2nd Class. Your order will normally arrive within 2-3 working days. Delivery starts from £3.50.

International - Royal Mail International Standard. Your order will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £6.

 

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For international delivery, please check with your local customs office for more information on custom duty and taxes.

 

Postage Insurance

We offer fully insured delivery on all special delivery options. We do need to pass on the cost of this insurance as it soon adds up shipping high value gold and silver products. 

Orders < £1000 there is no additional fee

Orders > £1000 we charge a fee in order to cover the increasing costs of insurance. For every £1000 we apply a £1 fee. 

 

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