This silver proof 50p coin celebrates the 60th Anniversary of Paddington Bear. The Royal Mint have issued two different designs. This is the first coin to be released, and it shows a colourful version of Paddington Bear sat at Paddington Station.
Paddington Bear was first published in 1958. It was created by Michael Bond.
The obverse of the coin shows the fifth coinage portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by Jody Clark.
The coin shows Paddington Bear in Paddington Station. This was where the story began for the famous teddy bear. The Royal Mint artist, David Knapton, designed the coin.
|Obverse Designer||Jody Clark|
|Reverse Designer||David Knapton|
|Mint||The Royal Mint|
|Limited Edition Presentation||60,000|
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