Royal Air Force Spitfire

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Specifications

Issued 2018
Diameter 28.4mm
Weight 12g
Composition Outer: nickel-brass 76% copper, 4% nickel, 20% zinc
Composition Inner: Cupro-nickel 75% copper, 25% nickel
Obverse Jody Clark
Reverse Neil and Richard Talbot
Edge Milled
Inscription PER ARDUA AD ASTRA
Mintage ?
B.U pack C
10.00 L
05/03/18 I
Product code C
UK18SPBU K
 

Design details:


Bravery in the Skies the Iconic Spitfire.

The graceful but deadly Spitfire is simply unmistakable, an iconic symbol of the battle for the skies over Britain in the Second World War. As part of the 100th anniversary celebrations of the Royal Air Force, the famous Spitfire appears on an official UK 2 coin.

This is the second coin in the series, it depicts three famous aircraft flying over the clouds, designed by brothers Neil and Richard Talbot.
 

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