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Samuel Pepys £2 Coin

Two pound coin struck to celebrate Samuel Pepys, a key figure in British naval history.
2019 £2 Coin Samuel Pepys
The 2019 United Kingdom Brilliant Uncirculated Annual Coin Set
The 2019 United Kingdom Brilliant Uncirculated Annual Coin Set

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Coin Rarity / Mintage

Circulation Mintage: 0
BU Mintage: 55,080

The Samuel Pepys £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: 04 April 2019. Total BU Mintage figures include 14,278 coins in Samuel Pepys Royal Mint packs and 40,802 sold in other packaging such as sets / cards (official distributors).

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


The Brilliant Uncirculated (BU) Samuel Pepys £2 Coin was available from £8.99 on issue, in as new condition this BU £2 coin is worth about £13.

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Coin Reverse (tails side)

A depiction of Samuel Pepys's hand writing on the last page of his diary with the inscription "SAMUEL PEPYS DIARIST 1669 – 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 "THE GOOD GOD PREPARE ME".

Coin Specification

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

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.