Caring hands holding the sun’s rays, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the NHS. Design by David Cornell.
Queen Elizabeth II portrait by Ian Rank-Broadley.
More about the NHS 50p
The National Health Service (NHS) was formed in 1948 to be free at the point of delivery.
50 Pence Fifty Pence NHS National Health Service 1998 - CIRCULATED
Issued 1998 Diameter 27.30mm Weight 8.00g Thickness 1.78mm Composition Cupro-nickel
(75% copper, 25%
Obverse Designer Portrait of Her Majesty the Queen
1998 - Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS
Reverse Designer David Cornell Edge Plain Mintage 5,001,000*