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Iguanodon 50p Silver Coin

£62.50

Limited Edition 3,000 Silver Coins

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Iguanodon 50p Silver Coin
Iguanodon 50p Silver Coin
  • A Limited Edition Presentation of just 3,000 coins
  • A landmark moment in British science commemorated on a coin for the very first time
  • Developed in conjunction with the Natural History Museum
  • The coin design and packaging illustrations are based on scientifically accurate reconstructions
  • Finished to the finest Proof standard
  • From the Dinosauria Collection of Dinosaur Coins

Iguanodon 50p Silver Coin Design

Featuring a design by palaeo-artist Robert Nicholls who specialises in producing anatomically accurate reconstructions of natural history specimens, it shows Iguanodon, one of the three creatures that Owen linked to form his new taxonomic group.

Designed with the expert guidance of the Earth Sciences Department of the Natural History Museum, it is available as a limited-edition gold and silver Proof, colour-printed silver Proof, colour-printed Brilliant Uncirculated exclusive to The Royal Mint, and standard Brilliant Uncirculated edition.

See also the 2021 Mary Anning Collection of 50p Dinosaur Coins as part of the Royal Mint Tales of the Earth coin series.

Iguanodon 50p Silver Coin Specification

DENOMINATION 50p
MAXIMUM COIN MINTAGE 3010
ALLOY .925 Sterling Silver
WEIGHT 8.00 g
DIAMETER 27.30mm
REVERSE DESIGNER Robert Nicholls
OBVERSE DESIGNER Jody Clark
QUALITY Proof
YEAR 2020
PURE METAL TYPE Silver