Collector Value: £4.97 is a mid-point price for 2012 Handover to Rio £2 coins marked as sold on eBay UK. The price range for a good condition circulated example of this £2 coin is between £4.82 and £5.29.
Scarcity: 845,000 Handover to Rio £2 coins were minted showing the date(s) 2012. The coins entered circulation and can be received as change today, accounting for about 1 in 1298 of the two pound coins in circulation.
Buy: 2012 Handover to Rio £2 coins are often listed for sale on eBay, whether it is an example from circulation, a brilliant uncirculated coin or as a precious metal presentation issued in 2012 by The Royal Mint.
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Sell: The Handover to Rio coin is in demand and should not be spent at face value. If sold on eBay for the current high end estimate of £5.29 with cost price postage, envelope etc of £1, you would receive about £4.45 after eBay fees of £0.63 and PayPal fees of £0.21 are deducted.
There are Facebook groups that can be used to sell coins without the fees, such as the Coin Hunt group - or you could keep this coin for your collection.
Coin Info: 845,000 coins minted dated 2012 showing the edge inscription I CALL UPON THE YOUTH OF THE WORLD. Designed by Jonathan Olliffe, showing the Queen's portrait by Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS. £2 coins weigh 12g and measure 28.4mm in diameter.