From the first seven-sided coin with edge inscriptions to utilizing CIT’s Smartminting© technology to give its coins incredible definition and detail, Isle of Man … In September 2011, the fourth Commonwealth Youth Games were hosted on the Isle of Man and to commemorate this sporting event, Pobjoy Mint issued a new £2 coin on behalf of the Isle of Man Treasury. You have stopped me from looking silly and helped me appreciate the true value and history of my £2 collection . (How much is it worth … Britannia £2 2016. It’s very disappointing. 21st April 2017. Thanks Nik! Would this be a fake or a colour error in making it? Leia Thanks. 18th February 2018. Yvonne The coin is pressed incorrestly the centre silver peice is raised onone side and depressed on the other. BUT remember ALL coins with an edge inscription have a Mintage of 999. Thankyou! When you look carefully you can actually see that there is a small mark where the first R of the remember looks like a p, but there is definitely no sign of an i. Steve fairchild Initially the first bi-metallic £2 coins were non-commemorative and featured the ages of development reverse. But I keep getting some coins and every single one is writing right way up with the queen’s head upper – 2012 Rio handover, 2015 Magna Carta 4th portrait. Customs services and international tracking provided. 1959) Imprint. 23rd December 2016. https://www.checkyourchange.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/2pounds2004revtrev.jpg. I agree Wedgwood and Conan-Doyle are well worthy of tribute, but could they at least wait for a proper anniversary? I believe all of the plastic cases were unofficial. Join the Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/425496827611624/ Very good point. I HAVE AROUND ONE 100 POUND COINS .I ASK MY BANK IF THEY STILL TUCK THEM .YES WE DO.BUT HOW LONG FOR WE DOWNT NO. 15th December 2016. 3rd April 2017. Are they worth keeping or do I sell them before the pound coin is no longer legal in October. No one actually knows the true mintage figure, so it can’t be said how rare the coin is, although we do know that British Isles coins typically have lower mintages than UK coins due to the smaller population. from £766.60: 0.00%: from £766.60: View: 15.98: 1973 £2 Double Sovereign Isle of Man. The main cause of the mis-information is that people can ask any price they like for anything on eBay and sometimes these utopian prices get picked up by tabloids who report it and make it sound like whatever the subject is, is actually worth whatever the eBay asking price is. There are certainly 2 of each of the Navy and Magna Carta (4th and 5th portraits). CYC-Admin John Williams Max max As understand it, that coin wasn’t issued in that year. qty. CYC-Admin 5th February 2017, I suspect in your 7th minute you probably found the posts that ask the same question about the writing on the edge and learned that the writing is totally random and can be up one way or the other. Is that true? This website uses cookies to improve your experience. Introducing the Castle Rushen Clock 20p Coin. Rare Low mintage Two pound coin selection. CYC-Admin Yes, that’s normal, pre 1997 £2 coins were a bit of a flop with the public and were chunkier and completely of a brass alloy. As is the story with the Kew Gardens 50p, the popularity of this coin has unfortunately led to fakes being produced and sold on the secondary market, taking advantage of unsuspecting collectors who would be willing to pay well over face value to own the coin. It was missing on the summary page. For a coin with over 400k made (inc those in sets and packs) the Kew is vastly overvalued, but anything is worth what someone else is prepared to pay and the Kew 50p is certainly hanging in there, remaining expensive! Yes, but not a massive amount. CYC-Admin To make usage of coin images provided by site users you must obtain an approval from their owners. If you want to keep it, keep it. 11th January 2017. 24th January 2017. I expect we’ll see the same for all the round pounds now that they are no longer in use and people are no longer exposed to them. ISLE OF MAN £2 1998 VINTAGE CAR RALLY IOM Die Mark / Initials AA/IRB [RARE COIN] THIS IS A TWO POUND, THAT HAS BEEN CIRCULATED. No, afraid not. CYC-Admin Originally edge lettering was a security feature so that people could easily tell if a coin had been manipulated – but it was always completely random in its orientation. A consultation process took place with the vending machine industry, members of the public, and special interest groups such as the RNIB and Age Concern. Worth - Isle of Man 1 pound 1987 in the coin catalog at uCoin.net - International Catalog of World Coins. CYC-Admin A commemorative coin released on the Isle of Man is catching the attention of some collectors, and listings have appeared on eBay pricing it much … It’s not uncommon for them to sometimes have a slightly different hue. Angel 1/10 Troy oz Gold Coin … sharon Willis I know that 2 unusual 2p’s made in the 10 pence material have been sold but I can’t find any info for coins of this date? I have lots of them. The writing on the edge can be up one way or the other, it’s completely random. If you look at it from left to right, at the righ end it finish with two letters on the golden side “T A”. Melanie Serag, CYC-Admin Angel 1/10 Troy oz Gold Coin. 17th June 2018, How do you get a valuation if you have one of the coins listed, CYC-Admin 25th January 2017. It could be a fake (some of them are made of one piece of metal and the coloured plating can wear off) or it may be a real one that has been messed with. Whilst rarity is normally a large factor in how collectable a coin is, mintage figures for British Isles coins are notoriously hard to track down and this coin is no exception. Hi, do you know the montage figures yet for the 2016 £2 coins? As far as I know there are no 2018 £2 coins in circulation yet. the IOM Christmas and Viking 50p’s and some of the Jersey coins and territory £2 coins in general. No, not really. Or have I got a fake? 13th January 2017, Yes, no problem. On eBay someone is selling an Isle of Man £2 coin for £1200 !! Without seeing it I can’t confirm. There are fake £2 coins in circulation but those beads around the middle silver part are a not a good indicator – most real ones are not properly central and can be on the gold coloured part or even lost in the join between the 2 metals. They are worth whatever the next person is willing to pay for them. I didn’t examine them all but the ones I looked at seemed much lighter in weight than the current ones. Greenwich Meridian Line Isle Of Man 2000 1 Crown Legal Tender Limited Mintage Of 10,000 Silver Proof Commemorative Coin Uncirculated In Clear Circular Protective Capsule With Certificate Of Authenticity New In Box. Hi Even though there will always be loads available in perfect condition – you got it from change instead of being lazy and buying the set. Along with the RM collectors booklet could you give a rough ‘guess-timate’ on the value for them as a complete set? Or lots of people sell on ebay, but that can be a rather a wash of badly described coins being sold by chancers for silly money! I read the guy falls pemember pemember is worth £16 . LOOKING HAT THE HEAD AND CROWN ITS A MESS. Nobody has mentioned the 1998 Tercentenary of the Bill of Rights £2 coin. People that collect prefer to gather things themselves and don’t usually go for a ready-made collection, so for that reason I’d say they are worth the sum of the value of the individual coins. 17th June 2018. The £5 circulation coin will be minted to the specifications set out by the Isle of Man … 26th April 2017. CYC-Admin They certainly have started doing rather a lot of different coins haven’t they! Low mintages. Detailed images and information about coin series The Twelve Days of Christmas from Isle of Man. Neither way is upside down Les. No mintage figures Just values and dates. 2nd January 2018. I have an inverted image 2016 £2 coin and wanted to know the value. One thing we do know for certain is that the Isle of Man Tosha Cat £2 is definitely sought-after amongst collectors. Hi,I have very shiny Magna Carta 2015-2016 2 pound coin, which one is not straight, the inside part is popping out. £4.20. These Isle of Man two pound gold coins, also known as double sovereigns, are produced by Pobjoy Mint and contain 0.4695 troy ounces of 22 carat gold. The latter was the normal circulation version and the one with the DG was of slightly better quality and was only sold in packages. Circulation coins are made very quickly and I’m afraid standards have gone down in recent years. CYC-Admin Carolyn, Steven I know they are a business and need to make a profit but the standard everyday coinage should remain as simple as possible and not devalued with that stupid broken shield idea and badly designed desperate anniversaries. The name ‘Tosha’, meaning ‘first’ in Manx Gaelic is fitting considering this was the first time the games were held on the island. Yes, there is for some fake types, others can be very close to the genuine weight. This £2 coin featured the official Commonwealth Youth Games Mascot, Tosha the Cat and the official logo of the games. ... new 1 Pound (2017--) Peregrine Falcon Sold from our eBay Store For Sale $5.00 $ km167 2 Pounds (1986-1987) ... (1998) 125yrs Isle of Man Railway ASW=0.2974 Image from Nicolas Dupont Other types not yet listed here. from £455.10: 0.00%: from £455.10: View: 15.98: Isle of Man £2 Gold Coin (Double Sovereign) In Stock. 260th and 160th anniversaries indeed. 15th April 2017, Reilly Rutherford Hi, just been given a 2 pound coin in change. 16th September 2018, I have got about a dozen coins dated 2018. The story of the 1885 Trade Dollar worth $ millions! Thin and heavy? Only in absolutely stonking like-new condition. 9th February 2017, It’s one of the earlier single metal type coins, 4th one down on this page: https://www.checkyourchange.co.uk/single-metal-two-pound-coins-1986-1996/, CAN ANYONE HELP ME? CYC-Admin Is the response worth sharing re: 2018 release. IT LOOK LIKE A EGYPTIAN ?CAN NOT SPELL. Hello, I would appreciate your advice please. coinpublications.com, info@checkyourchange.co.uk Phone 020 308 69996, © 2018, Coin Publications, a Rotographic (est. Astrid p.s. Some people collect fakes. Or the Android app, which is a little more up to date on prices. Do you think this is simply a statistical outlier? CYC-Admin A dependency of the British Crown since 1765, the Isle of Man, situated in the Irish Sea, midway between England, Scotland and Ireland has the oldest parliament worldwide in continuous existence (because 979) and was the first nation anywhere to provide females the vote (in 1881). With all of the fuss some people make about edge inscriptions, does this then mean if 50% of coins have it one way and 50% the other then the mintages should be halved for all edge inscribed coins and people would then need to collect one of each to have a full set. I have found a £2 coins, ” The Mary Rose “, in my change. 2001 ISLE oF MAN £1 One Pound Coin Bells BUNC Coin … 18th January 2018. I’ve certainly come across a couple of people on Facebook groups that seem to be pretty clued up on certain territory coins, e.g. 3rd March 2017. Is this real please?! Today, the Isle of Man is a crown dependency of Great Britain and Queen Elizabeth II serves as head of state as the Lord of Mann. Example: A search for "1 franc" is more precise than 1 franc.. You may use an asterisk as a wildcard. 2003 Isle of Man £2 Pound Coin THORWALD CROSS SLAB. Les. Wondering if it’s worth anything (of course!). CYC-Admin CYC-Admin I got an NI (yes it is, with magnifying glass) “spirit of friendship” Manchester 2002 last week: whoopee! Impossible to say without seeing it. So many silly money amounts for coins so hoping for some good advice. The coin was struck from 5 oz of .999 fine silver and is part of a limited mintage of just 999 pieces. It’s a curio that someone may pay a bit more than face value for, but it would probably be hard to find someone as the overall quality isn’t that great on modern coins. 14th April 2017, I have a commemorative bill of rights 1689~1989 £2 coin still in it’s plastic case, can you tell me if it’s worth anything, CYC-Admin Conversely, the Isle of … Completing a ‘set’ of modern coins should be done with the focus on having a complete run of something and that achievement. Two Pound coin selection $ 4.19. Castle Rushen is located in Castletown on the Isle of Man. Visit the best collector and commemorative coin website: The Collector Coin Database. New listing ~Simply Coins~ 1979 SILVER PROOF 1 ONE POUND COIN 3 COIN SET ISLE OF MAN. This coin has a £10 face value that is recognized in the Isle of Man. Isle of Man coins from the £2 denomination to the 5-pence coin are produced utilising the same specifications as British coinage. I tend to find that coins that are no longer in use are more realistically valued because the chance of finding one in your change is low and therefore there is lower interest, less people collecting them and lower levels of hype, resulting in lower prices. Golden Eagle Coins stocks a large silver bullion inventory online specializing in the popular silver american eagles and silver bars.However, if there is a coin in this … uCoin.net is an International Catalog of World Coins. Try the facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/425496827611624/ Frankenstein indeed. Traditionally, the Isle of Man release Christmas themed 50ps most years, however last year, this incredibly popular Santa £2 coin was released . No available yet. Do you think is an error? It depends on how it ended up like that/exactly what it is. 17th January 2017. 8th February 2017. After decimalisation they became part of the “Collectors’ Coins” series and have been published annually for 53 years. Craig walker CYC-Admin ... 1986 T Isle of Man. I have only just come across your website but your information is great. CYC-Admin Some of them do sell for more than face value. So how did this £2 coin come to be so popular? ... new 1 Pound (2017--) Peregrine Falcon Sold from our eBay Store For Sale $5.00 $ km167 2 … But do you have any in your collection? people getting their mates or wives to bid things up artificially. 2nd April 2019. Couldn’t agree more about Ebay. Over the centuries, the castle acted as Manx Parliament meeting place, a fortress, and a prison. I am finding that there seem to be more with the lettering right way up with the queen’s head upper than the with the picture upper. NONE the other way. I have a 2008 £2 coin that looks different to any I’ve seen. $ 1.81. I have a £2 coin with Magna Carta 1215 – 2016 written on it, but has no writing on the edge and appears to be slightly thinner than several other £2 coins I have, is it a fake?…. 13th October 2017, My book! Would like some advice about a 2 pound coin I have. THIS IS A BAD CAST No, it’s not normal, but I’m sure I saw one on Facebook recently. From United Kingdom +EUR 8.51 postage estimate. NOW WAS GIVEN A POUND TO DAY OF MY WIFE.TO BUY A PAPER BUT I FOR GOT TO PICK IT UP. The World Coin Price Guide was independently compiled by Active Interest Media’s NumisMaster. $275.00 1987 L Isle of Man. Hi, I have a 1998 Isle of Man £2 coin with pictures of cars on it. 16th January 2017, Hi, The Guy Fawkes £2 edging on my examples either reads “Pemember Pemember the fifth of November” or “Remember Remember the fifth of November”, as I understood it it’s a mistake and it’s only ever the word Remember that’s sometimes Pemember and it doesn’t happen on November… Are you sure there are Novembep examples out there?? What is the coins value? Hi, I have two £2 coins which are much thicker than normal, and depict a thistle, with the text “1986”. Hi, if the writing is upside down on a £2 is random does that mean that the upside down ones do not have any greater value? A mcloughlin Thanks and keep up the great work on the site. Metal composition of gold coloured part: 76% copper, 4% nickel, 20% zinc. Would this be worth more than its face value? Although the coin may not actually sell for such eye watering amounts, a quick check of the recent ‘sold’ listings shows that some collectors are willing to pay more than 50 times face value to own this coin! You’ll have to buy the new book in a few weeks! G(Good), VG (Very Good), F (Fine), Very Fine (VF), Extremely Fine (EF), UNC (uncirculated),FDC (Fleur De Coin) – and some books also list poor and fair at the bottom end. Lettering: QUEEN ELIZABETH II ISLE OF MAN 2019 Engraver: Jody Clark Reverse: Portrait of Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery with D-Day in the back 26th April 2017, Elizabeth Don’t expect to retire just yet though. Boudica’s … 27th January 2017, If someone is willing to pay £16 for it then take his/her arm off. And even if it is in the wrong metal the prices people pay for them tend to be a bit more down to earth than the media would have you believe. You mean a die rotation error? Helen Bruten I don’t think the mintage figure has been released for them yet. 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