Athletics 50p

£1.50

Athletics 50p celebrates the London 2021 Olympic Games.

 

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What the Athletics 50p Olympic coin worth?

It’s currently worth £1.50 to a UK coin collector for a circulated coin in great condition. A brilliant uncirculated coin had an original Issue Price of £2.99 and now sell for around £4.

Who designed this coin?

As known as the High Jump 50p coin, nine-year-old Florence Jackson is the first-ever child to design a Royal Mint UK coin.

She won this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity in 2009 after taking part in a Blue Peter competition. The Blue Peter carded version is worth hundreds of pounds.

The Coin Design Competition was one of the show’s most popular ever, with Florence’s design beating over 17,000 other entries.

Additional information

Weight 8 g
Dimensions 27.3 mm

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