Issue date: 2011
Quantity minted: 3,345,500
Circulated average condition: 50p
Circulated excellent condition: £2.50
Out of stock
An archer drawing bow ready to shoot, with the London 2012 Paralympic logo above and the denomination “50 PENCE” below. Designed by Piotr Powaga.
Queen Elizabeth II portrait by Ian Rank-Broadley.
More about the Archery 50p
Issued as one of the 29 Olympic 50p designs to commemorate the games in London 2012. Each 50p features a different Olympic sport.
Piotr Piotr is a keen calligrapher who enjoys creating new letter forms and logos. In his design for the Archery coin, Piotr used his wife to model the action of pulling a bow to capture the energy generated before the arrow is released.