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Started by <k>, October 17, 2011, 08:50:50 PM
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Quote from: coffeetime on October 18, 2011, 12:20:33 AMI would love to see a scan of your bimetallic 50p if you ever have time.
Quote from: andyg on October 18, 2011, 12:30:28 AMNot mine - was outbid!It ended whilst I was at work, so was unable to increase my bid.I think it sold for £50 or so - but since it was a Christmas one I wasn't too bothered!It was exactly the same as the normal sort, just struck with a Cu-Ni border / brass centre.For some reason I neglected to keep a picture.
Quote from: coffeetime on October 17, 2011, 10:47:29 PMSome collectors are not convinced that this reduced size 1994 10 pence design exists, even though it is recorded by the Standard Catalog of World Coins. Do any of our members own one of these elusive beasts?
Quote from: andyg on October 18, 2011, 08:31:19 PM2001 £2 and, 2002-2003 £2....
Quote from: andyg on October 18, 2011, 10:49:34 PM2005 to 2010, with 2005 on the left... err 2010, no maybe 2005...Anyway they all look the same to me!
Quote from: andyg on October 19, 2011, 12:02:56 AMIn 2010 the monkey decided that the '5' had gotten too uncomfortable to sit on, so when no one was looking he cunningly switched the '5' for the 'five pence'. If you look closely you can see that he didn't quite make it back to the exact same sitting position he was in before the coin was struck.