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Frankenstein £2 Coin

Two pound coin struck to mark 200 years of the legacy of Frankenstein, the birth of science fiction and the significance of Mary Shelley's creation.
2018 £2 Coin Frankenstein

Coin Rarity / Mintage

Circulation Mintage: 0
BU Mintage: 60,399

The Frankenstein £2 Coin was Not Struck For Circulation (NSFC), so wont be found in change.

This two pound coin was available to purchase in Brilliant Uncirculated (BU) quality from release date: 02 January 2018. Total BU Mintage figures include 17,280 coins in Frankenstein Royal Mint packs and 43,119 sold in other packaging such as sets / cards (official distributors).

Coin Value - How much is my Frankenstein £2 coin worth?


The Brilliant Uncirculated (BU) Frankenstein £2 Coin was available from £8.99 on issue, in as new condition this BU £2 coin is worth about £25.

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Coin Reverse (tails side)

The inscription "FRANKENSTEIN" accompanied with "BICENTENARY OF MARY SHELLEY'S" and "1818 • THE MODERN PROMETHEUS • 2018"

Design by: Thomas Docherty

Coin 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 "A SPARK OF BEING".

Coin Specification

Denomination: £2
Alloy: Cupronickel (inner) Nickel-Brass (outer)
Weight: 12g
Diameter: 28.4mm
Quality: BU
Year: 2018

Coin condition and quality

The value of a coin is always related to the condition.

Prices shown on this page relate to coins available to buy in Brilliant Uncirculated (BU) quality. These are coins produced to a higher standard that show more detail and have none of the marks and scratches that will be seen on all circulation quality coins.