Rare 1971 NEW PENNY Royal Mint set. 1/2p, 1p, & 2p 1971 dat d, 5p & 10p 1968 dated -no 5 & 10p produced for 1971 only in proof sets. First year of decimal coins issued in Britain --the change over started in 1968 with January 1st 1971 being D-Day -decimilization day.
Coins minted have the 2nd portrait of HM the Queen on them by Arnold Machine (who also designed the iconic definitive stamps). Uncirculated condition, hence the price for these very rare coins. Comes in blue Royal Mint folder with card and coins in card holder. Coins never been circulated but have lost a bit of lustre due to age.Sent registered/signed for and tracked. The item "Uk New Penny 1971 set 1p 2p 1/5p and 5p 10p Coin Very Rare Valuable Coins" is in sale since Tuesday, January 28, 2020.
This item is in the category "Coins\Coins\British\Decimal Coinage (c. The seller is "rooksdowngames" and is located in Basingstoke.This item can be shipped worldwide.