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2020 British Indian Ocean Territory Bicentenary of the Birth of Florence Nightingale Heptagonal Shaped 8 g CuNi 50p Coin GEM BU in Display Card

2020 British Indian Ocean Territory Bicentenary of the Birth of Florence Nightingale Heptagonal Shaped 8 g CuNi 50p Coin GEM BU in Display Card
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Why purchase this Heptagonal Shaped 8 g CuNi 2020 50p British Indian Ocean Territory Bicentenary of the Birth of Florence Nightingale?

Florence Nightingale is known as the founder of modern nursing. Nightingale was a nurse and social reformer who came to prominence during the Crimean War. She is best known for saving lives through improvements in sanitation hygiene practices. Fitting for 2020, a year ravaged by the covid-19 pandemic, this coin commemorates the 200th anniversary of her birth.

  • This coin is 50 pence legal tender in the British Indian Ocean Territory.
  • This coin was struck from 8 g of cupro-nickel.
  • This coin is part of a mintage of 2,750 pieces.
  • The coin was issued to mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale.
  • The coin will arrive in GEM Brilliant Uncirculated condition.
  • This piece will arrive in a display card.

Striking Florence Nightingale Design

Obverse: The obverse bears a right-side portrait of Queen Elizabeth II that is exclusive to the Pobjoy Mint. The monarch dons earrings, a necklace, and her Royal Diamond Diadem. Inscriptions along the rim include her name, "ELIZABETH II," the date, "2020," and the name of the issuing territory, "BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY."

Reverse: On the reverse is a portrait of Florence Nightingale. Next to her is an image of two hands washing under running water. The coin's face value, "50," is inscribed in the upper left.

Add this 2020 50p British Indian Ocean Territory Heptagonal Shaped 8 g CuNi Bicentenary of the Birth of Florence Nightingale to your collection today.



This 2020 British Indian Ocean Territory Bicentenary of the Birth of Florence Nightingale Heptagonal Shaped 8 g CuNi 50p Coin GEM BU in Display Card is proudly minted by the Pobjoy Mint. Pobjoy Mint is the largest private Mint in Great Britain. The mint often partners with other countries to craft popular series, such as the Isle of Man's Angel series.

Year of Issue:2020
Mint:Pobjoy Mint
Grading Service:Uncertified
Grade:GEM BU
Finish:Mint State
Packaging:in Display Card
Composition:CuNi
Display Weight:8 g
Weight in Grams:8 g
Weight in Ounces:0.2572 oz
Diameter:38.6 mm
Shape:Heptagonal Shaped
Country:British Indian Ocean Territory
Legal Tender:British Indian Ocean Territory
Currency:Pence
Denomination:50
Mintage:2,750
Obverse Design:Queen Elizabeth II Effigy
Reverse Design:Florence Nightingale
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