2016 UK Coin Fifty Pence (50p) BU Beatrix Potter - Mrs Tiggy-Winkle

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2016 UK Coin Fifty Pence (50p) BU Beatrix Potter - Mrs Tiggy-Winkle

Please note the uncirculated version of the coin does not have the coloured design, only the silver proof version. The Royal Mint have released a series of coins to commemorate the life and works of Beatrix Potter. 

£15.00

Stock status
Available

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Obverse

Reverse

Coin Specification

Mrs Tiggy-Winkle is a hedgehog and the laundress for the animals in the village. The Tale of Mrs Tiggy-Winkle was published in 1905 and Beatrix Potter based the character on her pet hedgehog with the same name. This coin is made in brilliant uncirculated condition and comes presented in a colourful folder.

Mintage for the 2016 Mrs Tiggy-Winkle 50p circulation coin that you will find in your change is 8,800,000.

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The obverse shows the new portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, by Jody Clark.

The reverse shows Mrs Tiggy-Winkle. It was designed by the Royal Mint engraver, Emma Noble, who has designed the other coins in the series. The silver proof version of the coin is coloured, whereas the uncirculated coin is not.

Diameter 27.30 mm
Weight 8 g
Denmoination Fifty Pence
Alloy Cupro-nickel
Manufacturer Royal Mint
Mintage  TBC