Is a Battle of Britain 50p worth anything?

As it’s a relatively common coin, Battle of Britain 50p pieces aren’t hugely lucrative. Despite their stunning design, they tend to sell for only around £1 to £1.50 on eBay. That’s still a decent return of two to three times the coins’ face value – so if you’ve got plenty of them, you can make money.

What is the rarest UK 50p?

The Kew Gardens 50p
The rarest is the Kew’s Garden 50p, which was designed to mark the 250th anniversary of the gardens in 2009. Only 210,000 coins were ever minted with this design. The Kew Gardens 50p sells for £156.25 on average, but one seller received over £700 for one when they sold it on ebay.

How much is the war 50p worth?

How much is the wounded soldier 50p worth? Since it is a special edition coin, many wonder if the soldier 50p coin is worth more than its face value. If you want to spend the coin in a store, it is simply worth the 50 pence denomination on the coin. However, as a rare coin, some collectors are willing to pay more.

How many versions are there of the Battle of Britain 50p?

The Battle of Britain 50p created a stir when it was first released as collectors realised there were three different versions of the coin. It was the obverse that was different, with three different ‘heads’ sides seen. The third featured Clark’s design and the correct wording: ’50 PENCE’.

How much is a battle of Hastings 2016 50p coin worth?

How much is it worth? Collector Value: £1.39 is a mid-point price for Battle of Hastings 50p coins marked as sold on eBay UK. The price range for a good condition circulated example of this 50p coin is between £1.23 and £1.74. Coin values based on 179 eBay sales selected from data collected 19/01/2021 19:49:55.

What makes the Battle of Hastings 50p rare?

There are 6,700,000 Battle of Hastings 50ps in circulation according to Change Checker. In comparison, there’s around 200 million regular 50ps, so the rare design only makes up a fraction. It sits in 49th place out of the coin experts’ 71 rarest that are ranked – with a score of just two as well.

What is a 1994 Battle of Britain 50p worth?

The total base metal circulation mintage is 6,705,500. For a circulated coin, the highest price paid on eBay as of May 2019 is £11.00. However, for a Brilliant Uncirculated coin (mintage of 178,000), the price is twice the amount.

What makes a Battle of Hastings 50p rare?

Check your pockets, purses, piggy banks and down the back of your sofas because a 50p coin has sold for more than £63,000! The coin features a design inspired by the Battle of Hastings and although it’s been described as ‘rare’ there are actually 6.7million more of these coins out there in circulation!

What is the rarest coin UK?

The famous 2009 Kew Gardens 50p remains the most coveted coin in circulation, with a mintage of just 210,000. Other rare designs include the 2011 Olympic 50p’s and the highly collectable Peter Rabbit 2018 coins.