2000 UK Coin Fifty Pence (50p) Silver Proof British Public Libraries

2000 UK Coin Fifty Pence (50p) Silver Proof British Public Libraries

Buy 2000 British Public Library Silver Proof Fifty Pence

In 2000, fifty pence coins were issued featuring a special design commemorating the 150th anniversary of British Public Libraries. Struck in sterling silver to a proof finish, mintage is limited to 25,000 coins.

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These silver fifty pence coins come capsulated, and are issued in a presentation box, with a certificate of authenticity. 

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The obverse shows the fourth coinage portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, by Ian Rank-Broadley. 

The reverse design depicts turning pages of a book above the pediment of a classical library building, its facade covered with CDs to give a modern perspective. It was created by sculptor Mary Milner Dickens.

Diameter 27.30 mm
Weight 8g
Denomination Fifty Pence
Alloy Silver
Fineness 0.925
Obverse Ian Rank-Broadley
Reverse Mary Milner Dickens
Manufacturer Royal Mint
Mintage  25,000

Gold investment products are VAT free. Silver investment products are inclusive of VAT at the current rate unless otherwise stated.

All investment products are based on the live precious metal price. Prices will be fixed once the item has been added to the basket and re calculates just before checking out. 

If your product is not a graded coin and is considered a bullion item it should be noted that these are bought and sold on low premiums over their precious metal content and not solely for aesthetic purposes, therefore some products may have edge knocks and/or marks. These edge knocks and marks do not alter the specifications of the coins.

Please note that all investment products are exempt from the Distance Selling Regulation and therefore customers do not have the right to cancel their order once the order has been accepted. If customers no longer wish to go ahead with their investment purchase, there is an option to sell the products back to Chard (1964) Ltd instead. You can view our current buy back prices here.

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Orders over £60 - Fully Insured Delivery.

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