Celebrating the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

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Specifications

Issued 2014
Diameter 27.30mm
Weight 8g
Composition 75% copper, 25% nickel (referred to as cupro-nickel)
Obverse Ian Rank-Broadley
Reverse Alex Loudon with Dan Flashman
Edge Plain
Inscription XX Commonwealth games Glasgow, 2014
Mintage 6,500,000
   
B.U pack
8.00
2014
Product code
UK14CGB
 

Design details:

This 50p commemorates the 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in 2014. The reverse design by Alex Goudon & Dan Flasjman features a depiction of a sprinter and a cyclist alongside the St Andrew's Cross. The font used on the coin is the Charles Rennie Mackintosh font a Scottish architect, designer. Athletics and cycling are two of the 17 different sports featuring in the Games over 11 days.

 

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