In 2016 the Royal Mint issued three specially commissioned £2 coins, commemorating the life and work of William Shakespeare.
This is the first time a coin has been struck to commemorate this literary great, John Bergdahl’s fantastic designs bring Shakespeare’s world famous works to life.
The reverse of this coin has been beautifully struck with a unique design paying tribute to Shakespeare’s tragedies.
Denomination - £2
Year of issue - 2016
Weight - 12g
Diameter - 28.4mm
Inner Metal - Cupro-Nickel
Outer Metal - Nickel-Brass