The Beatrix Potter Anniversary 50p coin can be found in your change, 6,900,000 coins entered circulation dated 2016.
If you need this 50p for your coin collection and you have not found one checking your change, you can buy this circulation coin (or the Brilliant Uncirculated version) from eBay.Good condition circulated examples of this coin are currenly selling on eBay for between £1.63 and £1.97.
This coin is an intricate and timeless design that has been largely ignored because the other 4 coins in the set are characters from Beatrix Potter's tales.
The coin centres on the text BEATRIX POTTER and the dates she lived 1866 – 1943. A silhouette of the author shows at the top and her most famous character Peter Rabbit is running along the bottom of the coin.
Please do click on the coin image to see a much bigger image of this coin, as the detail including the growing plants on each side of the coin can only be appreciated when zoomed in.
|Reverse Designer||Emma Noble|
|Obverse Designer||Jody Clark|
|How many 2016 Beatrix Potter Anniversary 50p coins have been minted?||6,900,000|