A bow being drawn, with the London 2012 Paralympic logo above and the denomination, "50 PENCE", below.
Queen Elizabeth II portrait by Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS
More about the Archery 50p
The Archery 50p was designed by Piotr Powaga - a keen caligrapher from Yorkshire. He asked his wife to model the action of pulling a bow so he could capture the dynamic moment before the fingers are released.
Archery 50 Pence Fifty Pence Olympics 2011 - CIRCULATED
Issued 2011 Diameter 27.30mm Weight 8.00g Thickness 1.78mm Composition Cupro-nickel
(75% copper, 25%
Obverse Designer Portrait of Her Majesty the Queen
- Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS
Reverse Designer Piotr Powaga Edge Plain Mintage To be confirmed