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Reverse of 2014 500th Anniversary of Trinity House Two Pound Coin


2014 500th Anniversary of Trinity House Two Pound Coin In Presentation Folder

2014 sees the release of a two pound coin to commemorate the 500th anniversary of Trinity House. In 1514, Henry VIII granted a Royal Charter to an agency now known as Trinity House. For 500 years, the safety of shipping in the coastal waters of Britain, and the well being of seafarers, have been the prime concerns of Trinity House. The coin features a lighthouse lens, an enduring symbol of safety on the seas.

The brilliant uncirculated version comes in a pleasant presentation pack complete with photographs and information documenting the history of Trinity House.

The quote on the front of the presentation pack is as follows:

"So many beacons, marks and signs for the sea... whereby the dangers may be avoided and escaped and ships the better come unto their ports without peril." - Elizabeth I

  • Obverse

    The fourth of Queen Elizabeth II, designed by Ian Rank Broadley, FRBS, FSNAD, whose initials IRB appear under the head, as used on all British coins from 1998.
    The legend (inscription) reads:
    ELIZABETH II DEI GRA REG FID DEF

    Reverse

    The reverse features a lighthouse, with the inscription:
    TRINITY HOUSE
    1514 2014
    TWO POUNDS

    Specifications

    Version Diameter Weight Issue Limit
    Uncirculated in Folder 28.40 12.00  
    Silver Proof 28.40 12.00 12,000
    Piedfort Silver Proof 28.40 24.00 2,000
    Gold Proof 28.40 15.97 1,200

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    We received our 2014 Brilliant Uncirculated stock earlier than expected on 10th December 2013. You can place your order now for immediate dispatch.

    Ordinary Circulation

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    BU Specimen in Folder

    Update 20/03/14 These are now in stock and available for immediate dispatch.

    When compared to the Royal Mint price of £10.00 you will make a saving of £0.75 per item when ordering from us.

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    Silver Proof
    We expect to have the silver proof version of this coin in stock shortly after they are released. We are unsure as to when the release date is, but as soon as we have more information we will be able to provide a pre-order service.

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