A pair of boxing gloves against the background of a boxing ring, with the London 2012 logo above and the denomination, "50 PENCE", below.
Queen Elizabeth II portrait by Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS
More about the Boxing 50p
Boxing is one of the most illustrious and historic sports in the Olympic Games with men sparring since the original Olympic Games in Ancient Greece. Team GB won a total of 3 gold medals in boxing, one of which belongs to Nicola Adams who became the first ever Women’s champion.
Boxing 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 Shane Abery Edge Plain Mintage