Beatrix Potter Portrait 50p


Issue date: 2016

Quantity minted: 6,900,000

Approximate values:
Circulated average condition: 50p
Circulated excellent condition: £3.50
Uncirculated: £10.00


Front Design:
Elements that celebrate the life of Beatrix Potter from 1866 to 1943, with an outlined portrait at the top. Designed by Emma Noble.

Obverse Design:
Queen Elizabeth II portrait by Jody Clark.

More about the Beatrix Potter Portrait 50p

These special edition 50p coins were issued in 2016 to celebrate her life as the artist behind some of the best-loved characters in children’s literature.

This is one of the five Beatrix Potter 50p coins released in 2016.


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Jacqueline Forrest
5 months 14 days ago

Good evening. I have come across a Beatrice potter 50p coin. Dated 1866 to 1948 or 1943. Could it be worth anything? Happy to discuss further

Wendy Walker
5 months 20 hours ago

My dad got excited when he saw one of these on Ebay for £4000. I presuming that’s just someone trying their luck and they arnt really worth that . Discuss 🤔

Geoff Wolfe
5 months 20 hours ago

Hi Wendy. The extreme prices on Ebay are just chancers really, hoping some mug will come along and buy it for silly money.