Collectable 1973 50p Coin issued in Cupro-Nickel
Released by The Royal Mint in 1973 to celebrate the United Kingdoms accession to the European Economic Community.
This popular design displays 9 hands forming a circle representing each member of the community.
1973 50p with stars is available in Cupro-Nickel and Sterling Silver.
The different variations are BU, Proof and a special Piedfort type.
Obverse portrait by Arnold Machin
Reverse portrait by David Wayne
Old 50p 1973 Specification
- Finish: Proof
- Alloy: Cupro-Nickel
- Weight: 13.5