In 2016 to commemorate the 400th Anniversary of the Death of William Shakespeare, the Royal Mint released a £2 Two Pound, honouring one of literature’s true greats.
The reverse of this coin depicts a Crown & Dagger, commemorating Shakespeare and his greatest works.
The obverse of the coin depicts Jody Clark's Fifth Portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
Denomination - £2
Alloy - Inner: cupro-nickel; Outer: nickel-brass
Weight - 12.00g
Diameter - 28.40mm
Edge Inscriptions - THE HOLLOW CROWN (Histories)
Condition - Circulated