2013 Royal Mint Benjamin Britten 100th Anniversary Birth Brilliant Uncirculated 50p Fifty Pence Coin First Day Cover. Weight: 8.00 Grams / Diameter: 27.30mm. Presented: Royal Mint First Day Cover. In 2013 to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Birth of Benjamin Britten the Royal Mint released a very Limited Issue Brilliant Uncirculated Benjamin Britten 50p Fifty Pence Coin First Day Cover.
The reverse designed by Tom Phillips celebrates Britten's work with some of the words he set to music in'Serenade' by the poet Tennyson and is the first time a composer has been featured on a UK coin. The obverse design is the stunning portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank Broadley. The item "2013 Royal Mint Benjamin Britten 50p Fifty Pence Coin First Day Cover" is in sale since Saturday, August 31, 2019.This item is in the category "Coins\Coins\British\Decimal Coinage (c. The seller is "thelondoncoincompany" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.