£2 coin struck in 2018 to pay tribute to Captain Cook's legacy of scientific discovery and exploration.
BU Mintage: 50,185
Not found in change: 0 coins created to enter circulation. Available to purchase in Brilliant Uncirculated quality from release date: 11 June 2018.
Coin Value - How much is my Captain Cook £2 coin worth?
Prices from £8.99 on issue, in as new condition this BU £2 coin is worth about £38. Expect to sell your unpackaged / carded coin for between £34 and £41 on eBay / Facebook.
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Brilliant Uncirculated coins produced by The Royal Mint must be sold in packaging when first offered for sale - whether direct or via official distributors.
This £2 in Brilliant Uncirculated quality was included in these coin packs / sets:
Captain Cook 2018 £2 Brilliant Uncirculated Stamp and Coin Set
Available to purchase on the release date 01 June 2018 for £17.50 from The Royal Mint, currently valued at £45 +157% for as new packaging and coin.
Packs Sold: 1,276
Captain Cook 2018 £2 Brilliant Uncirculated Coin
Available to purchase on the release date 11 June 2018 for £10 from The Royal Mint, currently valued at £42 +320% for as new packaging and coin.
Packs Sold: 24,660
Coins in Tubes: Captain Cook 2018 (Loose BU / Coin Card)
Available to purchase on the release date 11 June 2018 for £8.99 from The Westminster Collection, coins sold in blue Certified BU Change Checker cards.
Coins in Tubes: 24,249
Coin Reverse (tails side)
The hull of the ship Endeavour over a map of Plymouth Sound, Captain Cook's signature and "250", accompanied with the inscription "CAPTAIN JAMES COOK 1768 – 2018"
Design by: Gary BreezeCoin Obverse (heads side)
5th portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by Jody Clark with the inscription "ELIZABETH II • D • G • REG • F • D • 2 POUNDS •".Coin Edge
The 2.5mm milled edge is inscribed with the text "OCEANI INVESTIGATOR ACERRIMVS".Coin Specification
Alloy: Cupronickel (inner) Nickel-Brass (outer)
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Coin Hunter CH codes: CH2018COOK CH2018CAPTAIN CH2018JAMES CH1768COOK CH1768CAPTAIN CH1768JAMES
This coin uses Coin Hunter search codes to identify the coin based on any date shown on the coin and words shown on the reverse of the coin.
The code is made up of CH then a 4 digit year date such as 2018 and one word from the tails side of the coin, for example COOK no spaces are used, so one of 6 possible codes for this coin is CH2018COOK.
The full list of codes that can be used to quick search coin information for the Captain Cook £2 coin (such as current value) are based on the dates 2018,1768 and words COOK,CAPTAIN,JAMES : CH2018COOK CH2018CAPTAIN CH2018JAMES CH1768COOK CH1768CAPTAIN CH1768JAMES
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