The Megalosaurus 50p is the first of three new 2020 coins released to mark the discovery of dinosaur bones in the UK by Buckland and Mantell from 1824 to 1833. The design shows a Megalosaurus dinosaur with the text MEGALOSAURUS and and BUCKLAND 1824. The fifty pence piece is struck to Brilliant Uncirculated quality and displayed in The Royal Mint's official presentation folder.
The Royal Mint has produced a colour printed Brilliant Uncirculated coin for the first time - the Megalosaurus 2020 50p BU Colour Coin is available direct from The Royal Mint for £20.
|Royal Mint product code:||UK20MGBU|