This coin celebrates the 20th Commonwealth Games, held in Glasgow in 2014. Depicting of a sprinter and a cyclist with the St Andrew’s Cross and XX to represent 20. Designed by Alex Loudon.
Queen Elizabeth II portrait by Ian Rank-Broadley.
More about the Commonwealth Games Glasgow 50p
These special edition 50p coins were issued in 2014 to form a lasting reminder of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.
The games featured 17 sporting events ranging from the precision of Lawn Bowls to the combat of Wrestling and Judo, the high adrenaline of track events, and the grace and beauty of Gymnastics.
50 Pence Fifty Pence Commonwealth Games 2014 - CIRCULATED
Issued 2014 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 Alex Loudon with Dan Flashman Edge Plain Mintage 6,500,000