2011 Archery Olympic 50p

Archery 50p


Issue date: 2011

Quantity minted: 3,345,500

Approximate values:
Circulated average condition: 50p
Circulated excellent condition: £2.50
Uncirculated: £6.00

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Front Design:
An archer drawing bow ready to shoot, with the London 2012 Paralympic logo above and the denomination “50 PENCE” below. Designed by Piotr Powaga.

Obverse Design:
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.

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