Table Tennis 50p

What’s the Table Tennis 50p worth?

The 2011 Olympic Table Tennis 50p coin value to a coin collector is:

Coin VariantCollector Value
Circulated : Mintage: 1,737,500 Scarcity = Less Common£2.25
Brilliant Uncirculated (Royal Mint Pack) : Mintage: 140,977£4.50

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Description

The Table Tennis 50p coin is part of the Royal Mint’s commemorative series issued to celebrate the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. This Olympic Coin series, featuring 29 different designs each representing an Olympic sport, was created to honor the Games hosted in London.

The Table Tennis 50p specifically pays tribute to the sport of table tennis, a discipline known for its fast pace, precision, and the high level of skill required.

Design and Features

The design on the Table Tennis 50p coin features two bats and a ball, capturing the essential equipment of the sport. The image aims to convey the dynamic and competitive nature of table tennis, highlighting its popularity and significance within the Olympic Games.

The simplicity of the design focuses on the elegance and intensity of the sport, celebrating its role in international competition.

The designer of the Table Tennis 50p coin was Alan Linsdell, who was selected through a public competition that invited individuals from across the United Kingdom to submit their designs.

This inclusive approach allowed for a wide range of artistic interpretations, ultimately resulting in a collection that celebrated the Olympic spirit through the diverse and creative visions of its citizens.

Specifications

  • Denomination: 50 pence
  • Alloy: Cupro-nickel (75% copper, 25% nickel)
  • Weight: 8 grams
  • Diameter: 27.3 mm
  • Shape: Heptagonal (7-sided)

Collectibility and Significance

The Table Tennis 50p coin, like the others in the London 2012 series, has become a sought-after collectible, especially among those with an interest in Olympic memorabilia, sports-themed numismatics, or table tennis enthusiasts. The series was praised for its role in engaging the public with the Olympic spirit, and many people collected these coins as a way to feel connected to the Games.

The collectible value of the coin can vary based on factors such as its condition (circulated vs. uncirculated), rarity, and demand among collectors. While its face value is 50 pence, certain coins from the series, depending on their popularity or the number minted, may be considered more valuable in the collectors’ market.

Table Tennis Resources in the UK

For those interested in getting involved with or learning more about table tennis in the UK, here are some valuable resources:

  • Table Tennis England: https://www.tabletennisengland.co.uk/
    • The governing body for table tennis in England, offering information on clubs, coaching, competitions, and how to get started in table tennis.
  • Table Tennis Scotland: https://tabletennisscotland.co.uk/
    • The national governing body for table tennis in Scotland, providing resources for players including club finders, coaching, and competition information.
  • Table Tennis Wales: https://tabletennis.wales/
    • The governing body for table tennis in Wales, offering details on clubs, national teams, and competitions within Wales.
  • Ulster Table Tennis: http://www.utt.org.uk/
    • Governs table tennis in Northern Ireland and provides information on playing table tennis, including clubs and competitions.

These resources offer a comprehensive starting point for anyone in the UK interested in table tennis, whether you’re looking to learn the sport, find a local club, or follow competitive table tennis events.