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Why purchase this 2020 50p South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands 8 g CuNi Colorized Chinstrap Penguin?
The Pobjoy Mint starts its new Penguin Series with this Chinstrap Penguin. 1.2 million breeding pairs of these penguins can be found on Zavodovski, one of the South Sandwich Islands, alone. This coin has a cupro-nickel diamond finish. Part of a mintage of just 2,500 pieces, this coin weighs 8 g and will arrive in GEM Brilliant Uncirculated condition along with a certificate of authenticity.
Stunning Chinstrap Penguin Design
The coin's obverse bears a right-side portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. This portrait is exclusive to the Pobjoy Mint, which is represented by its initials, "PM," at the base of the image. The monarch wears her Royal Diamond Diadem, earrings, and a necklace. The name of the issuing territory, "SOUTH GEORGIA & SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS," join with the date, "2020," in partially encircling her majesty.
The reverse features a colorized look at the featured animal. The penguin has its head turned up and is calling out. This offers an excellent view of the dark feathers under its chin that give it its name. It stands on a piece of ice against a backdrop of choppy water. Its name, "CHINSTRAP PENGUIN," arches over it, while the coin's face value, "FIFTY PENCE," is noted at the bottom of this face.
Don't miss your chance to own this 50p South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands 2020 8 g CuNi Colorized Chinstrap Penguin.
This 2020 South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands 50p 8 g CuNi Chinstrap Penguin Colorized BU Coin GEM BU 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|
|Display Weight:||8 g|
|Weight in Grams:||8 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.2572 oz|
|Country:||South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands|
|Legal Tender:||South Georgia|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Chinstrap Penguin|