Great British Coin Hunt 50p Coin 2
The NHS 50p is coin number 2 in the Great British Coin Hunt 50p Collector Album (Volume 1)
50th anniversary of the National Health Service (NHS)
This 1998 this 50 pence was struck by The Royal Mint to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the National Health Service, 1948 to 1998.
The reverse design by David Cornell (his intitials “DC” are under the numerical “50”), has “NHS” five times around the edge with arched words “FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY” written above healing hands
The obverse shows the Ian Rank-Broadley portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
The are only 3 of these coins currently graded by PCGS Coin Grading Service, one each for MS63, MS66 and MS68 under PCGS #167930