The Dictionary 50p coin can be found in your change, 17,649,000 coins entered circulation dated 2005.
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 £1.00 and £1.20.
One of the most common commemorative 50p coins which simply shows words from Samuel Johnson's 1755 dictionary. The denomination is shown on the reverse in numbers and as the words FIFTY and PENCE both shown with their meaning. The date minted of 2005 marking the 250th anniversary is shown on the obverse.
|Reverse Designer||Tom Phillips|
|Obverse Designer||Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS|
|How many 2005 Samuel Johnsons Dictionary 50p coins have been minted?||17,649,000|