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2019 Captain Cook £2 Coin

£2 coin struck in 2019 to pay tribute to Captain Cook's legacy of scientific discovery and exploration.

2019 £2 Coin Captain Cook

Coin Rarity

Not found in change: 0 coins created to enter circulation. Available to purchase in Brilliant Uncirculated quality from release date: 21 May 2019. BU mintage figures have not been published.

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 £20. Expect to sell your unpackaged / carded coin for between £18 and £22 on eBay / Facebook.

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Coin Packaging

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 2019 £2 Brilliant Uncirculated Coin

Available to purchase on the release date 21 May 2019 for £10 from The Royal Mint, currently valued at £20 +100% for as new packaging and coin.


Captain Cook 2019 £2 Brilliant Uncirculated Coin is available to buy from Coin Hunter for £20 plus delivery.

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Coin Reverse (tails side)

The sails of the ship Endeavour below a sun with the Venus symbol and "250", accompanied with the inscription "CAPTAIN JAMES COOK 1769 – 2019"

Design by: Gary Breeze

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 "OCEANI INVESTIGATOR ACERRIMVS".

Coin Specification

Denomination: £2
Alloy: Cupronickel (inner) Nickel-Brass (outer)
Weight: 12g
Diameter: 28.4mm
Quality: BU
Year: 2019

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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 2019 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 CH2019COOK.

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 2019,1769 and words COOK,CAPTAIN,JAMES : CH2019COOK CH2019CAPTAIN CH2019JAMES CH1769COOK CH1769CAPTAIN CH1769JAMES

Next time you find a coin in your change and want to know if it's worth more than face value - just look at the coin and enter the CH code into Google search.

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