Difference between revisions of "Great Britain 2007 50 pence KM-1073"

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This fifty pence honored the centennial of the Boy Scout movement. It was struck in gold, silver and copper-nickel, the latter being for circulation.
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This fifty pence honored the centennial of the Boy Scout movement. It was struck in gold, silver and copper-nickel, the latter being for circulation. Some of the silver issues were piedforts (double thickness).
  
 
''Recorded mintage:'' 1,250 in gold, 10,895 in silver, 7,710,750 in copper-nickel.
 
''Recorded mintage:'' 1,250 in gold, 10,895 in silver, 7,710,750 in copper-nickel.
  
''Specification:'' KM 1073b, 22.5 mm diameter, edge lettered PLEIDOL WYF I'M GWLAD, designed by Ian Rank-Broadley.  
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''Specification:'' KM 1073b: 15.5 g, .917 fine gild; KM 1073a: 8 g, .925 fine silver; KM 1073: 8 g, copper-nickel, 27.3 mm diameter, plain edge, designed by Ian Rank-Broadley.  
  
''Catalog reference:'' Fr-488; KM-1051b.  
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''Catalog reference:'' KM-1073 (copper nickel), KM-1073a (silver), KM-1073b (gold).  
  
 
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Revision as of 19:22, 29 March 2014

in gold, from the Enschede Collection
Great Britain 2007Au 50 pence rev AH.jpg
in silver, from the Enschede Collection
Great Britain 2007Ag 50 pence rev AH.jpg
in copper-nickel, from the Enschede Collection
Great Britain 2007Ni 50 pence rev AH.jpg

This fifty pence honored the centennial of the Boy Scout movement. It was struck in gold, silver and copper-nickel, the latter being for circulation. Some of the silver issues were piedforts (double thickness).

Recorded mintage: 1,250 in gold, 10,895 in silver, 7,710,750 in copper-nickel.

Specification: KM 1073b: 15.5 g, .917 fine gild; KM 1073a: 8 g, .925 fine silver; KM 1073: 8 g, copper-nickel, 27.3 mm diameter, plain edge, designed by Ian Rank-Broadley.

Catalog reference: KM-1073 (copper nickel), KM-1073a (silver), KM-1073b (gold).

Source:

  • Bruce, Colin R., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date, Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2008.

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