From the millions of Commonwealth Games 50ps which entered circulation, just 4,995 were reserved for a special DateStamp™ edition. The 2014 Commonwealth Games was Britain’s biggest sporting event since the Olympics and demand for this 50p is likely to match or exceed that of the Olympic 50p coins.
This DateStamp™ Commonwealth Games 50p is a highly-sought after collector’s item, and an important reminder of this exciting year.
Official Royal Mail Postmark - coin is accompanied by a 1st class stamp which has been officially postmarked by Royal Mail with the date of the closing ceremony at Hampden Park - 3rd August 2014 - perfectly capturing the moment in time.
Sealed in a time capsule - coin will forever be preserved in its tamper-proof sealed capsule, which is presented in a beautiful black leatherette presentation case.
Unique serial number - coin is identifiable by its unique serial number.
Serial Number: A41-1846
Strict edition limit - Only 4,995 DateStamp™ editions will ever be made available.
Denomination - 50p
Metal - Cupro-Nickel
Weight - 8.00g
Diameter - 27.3mm
Obverse - Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS
Reverse - Commonwealth Games design by Alex Loudon with Dan Flashman
Quality - Uncirculated
DateStamp(TM): 3rd August 2014