Great Britain 50 Pence 1973 to Date
These are modern coins worth 50 pence in the United Kingdom, about 78 US cents at current exchange rates (see xe.com for currency exchange information). Recently the British mint has been producing 50 pence coins with fancy reverse sides. Four examples are shown below.
All these coins, regardless of date, are worth 50 pence. If you have one in fully uncirculated condition, a coin collector might pay a few dollars for it.
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Requested by: missfitfarms59, Wed, 10-Jun-2015 00:23:00 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Wed, 10-Jun-2015 14:43:12 GMT
Requester description: 1999 1999 Great Britain 50 pence octagon
Front: Queen Elizabeth II head
Rear: Soldier riding lion with trident spear in right hand directed to rear-Olive(?) branch in left hand held forward-shield with cross carried behind
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