London 2012 50p Sports Collection - Aquatics

London 2012 50p Sports Collection - Aquatics

The Sports Collection Aquatics 50p was designed by Jonathan Olliffe.

2011 mintage of 2179000 entered circulation to represent Aquatics being part of the London 2012 Olympics.

The Aquatics 50p coin is worth 50p but as a collectors item we value a good condition circulation London 2012 50p Sports Collection - Aquatics fifty pence at £2.39.

It has been called the swimming 50p, but with the 2016 Team GB coin also featuring swimming (front view of the butterfly stroke), this could cause confusion.

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Swimming at Sports Direct
British Swimming

Join The Great British Olympic Sports Challenge and take part in Aquatics. Find a club or learn more from British Swimming. Take a look at the range of equipment for Swimming at Sports Direct.

In a Royal Mint video interview with the Aquatics coin designer Jonathan Olliffe, asked what got you interested in the competition?, Jonathan said: I chose to enter this competition as I saw it as a challenge, the aquatics one was a challenge because of creating the illusion of water on a coin.

Aquatics 50p - The Royal Mint display card 1

The Royal Mint London 2012 50p Sports Collection - Aquatics coin 1/29 LUK50AQU was priced at £2.99 when released, but since then the value has increased and it is now worth three times that amount.

View the full London 2012 Aquatics results courtesy of olympic.org

London 2012 50p Sports CollectionLondon 2012 50p Sports Collection
Archery 50p
Archery 50p
£1.00
Athletics 50p
Athletics 50p
£1.32
Badminton 50p
Badminton 50p
£1.30
Basketball 50p
Basketball 50p
£1.28
Boccia 50p
Boccia 50p
£1.25


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