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Coin - 2 Pounds, Elizabeth II, Great Britain, 1998 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 41002

Summary:
Bi-metallic coin; Denomination: 2 Pounds
Royal Mint, Wales
Elizabeth II (1952- )

The reverse is made up of four concentric circles which represent the Iron Age, the Industrial Revolution, the decvelopment of the silicon chip and the Age of the Internet.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr John Sharples - Museum Victoria, 1989
Discipline: Numismatics
Weight: 12.00 g (Weight)

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Themes this item is part of: HM Queen Elizabeth II (1926- ), Royal Mint, Wales, 1969-, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Great Britain
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1998 AD
Denomination: 2 Pounds
Obverse Description: On central core, Head of the Queen facing right wearing tiara; around on rim, ELIZABETH II DEI GRA REG FID DEF
Reverse Description: On the central core, four concentric circles representing the Iron Age, Industrial development in the 18th Century, the silicon chip and the Internet; around on rim, TWO POUNDS 1998
Edge Description: Milled with incuse lettering, + STANDING ON THER SHOULDERS OF GIANTS
Shape: Round
Material: Bimetallic
Issued By: HM Queen Elizabeth II, England, Great Britain, 1998
Mint: Royal Mint, Wales, Wales, Great Britain, 1998
Artist: Mr Bruce Rushin - Royal Mint, Wales
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Philip Skingley - Spink & Sons Ltd., Coins of England and the United Kingdom, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 2007, Spink 4570 Pages

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