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Rare 50p Coins Value

Do you have a rare coin in your pocket? Ever since the news that the 2009 Kew Gardens 50p is the rarest UK coin design in circulation, there has been an in

It was really a pretty little coin: The English 6d of Oak sprigs and acorns ~ The sixpence, known colloquially as the tanner, or half-shilling, was a British pre-decimal coin, worth six (pre-1971) pence, or 1/40th of a pound sterling. The first sixpences were struck in the reign of Edward VI in 1551 and continued until they were rendered obsolete by decimalisation in 1971.

2006 150th Anniversary of the institution of the Victoria Cross 50p #CoinHunt http://www.royalmint.com/shop/The_Great_British_Coin_Hunt_50p

The mischievous Peter Rabbit is captured on this lovely Brilliant Uncirculated 50p coin, perfect for collectors and book-lovers alike. Read more and buy one here.

1998 European Union 50p #CoinHunt http://www.royalmint.com/shop/The_Great_British_Coin_Hunt_50p

2000 150th Anniversary of the Public Libraries Act 50p #CoinHunt http://www.royalmint.com/shop/The_Great_British_Coin_Hunt_50p

2009 250th anniversary of the foundation of the Royal Botanic Gardens 50p #CoinHunt http://www.royalmint.com/shop/The_Great_British_Coin_Hunt_50p

1998 50th Anniversary of the National Health Service NHS 50p #CoinHunt http://www.royalmint.com/shop/The_Great_British_Coin_Hunt_50p