From Old Pennies – To Decimal Pence Coin Collection
This stunning 14-coin collection produced by the Royal Mint was a celebration of the old pre decimal coinage and the change to the decimal system.
This collection, which was produced in 1996, features 7 uncirculated pre decimal coins and 7 uncirculated decimal coins.
Pre-decimal coins include - Half-Crown; Florin; Shilling; Sixpence; Threepence; Penny and Halfpenny. Each of the obverse design features the portrait of the Queen by Mary Gillick.
Decimal coins include – Pound; Fifty Pence; Twenty Pence; Ten Pence; Five Pence; Two Pence and One Penny. Each of the obverse design features the portrait of the Queen by Raphael Maklouf.
The coins are sealed in a colourful and information presentation pack, with information sheets and an outer sleeve.