What is the rarest English coin?

What is the rarest special coin?

The Kew Gardens 50p coin dated 2009 is still the rarest in circulation, according to the Royal Mint. Only 210,000 of them were ever released into circulation making them pretty hard to come by.

Which British coins are valuable?

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.

What is the most expensive British coin?

The Who 2021 UK Gold Proof Kilo Coin

At a whopping £72,295 this gold proof-coin is the most expensive collectable on the Royal Mint website. The gold-proof coin is a must for The Who fans and features a bespoke, laser-printed, patterned edge – exclusive to this coin – designed by Henry Gray using iconic ‘Who’ symbols.

How much is a 1937 British penny worth?


Year of issue Value in US $ for grade vf Value in US $ for grade unc
1937 0.50 4
1938 0.50 4
1939 0.50 7
1940 0.50 10

Do old UK pennies have any value?

Arguably the most valuable one penny coin is the 1933 George V penny, which is worth an estimated value of £72,000. Although this was originally created as a pattern coin – which means it is not intended for release into circulation – it is believed seven were issued, making them extraordinarily rare.

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Is Tom Kitten 50p worth anything?

Collector Value: £1.25 is a mid-point price for Tom Kitten 50p coins marked as sold on eBay UK. The price range for a good condition circulated example of this 50p coin is between £1.15 and £1.55. Coin values based on 189 eBay sales selected from data collected 19/01/2021 19:54:07.

Are old half pennies worth anything?

Despite being a relatively commonly circulating coin, older or unique Halfpennies can still be very valuable.