The Royal Mint issued British Pound coins in 16 different denominations, including this British commemorative two pounds coin. They are part of the predecimal and withdrawn Pound Sterling coins series. The Royal Mint started issuing these 2 British Pound coins in 1986. They were withdrawn from circulation in 1996.
The old style £2 pound coins were not in general circulation in the UK. These British two pounds coins were issued as commemorative coins, to remember special occasions, such as the Tercentenary of the Bill of Rights 1689-1989. The nickel-brass £2 coin weighs 16 grams and measures 28.45mm accross. There are many different versions, each one commemorating a specific occasion. All old style £2 commemorative coins feature the portrait of Queen Elizabeth II on the reverse side.
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