October 18th, 2010

London 2010 Olympic Coins

The British Royal Mint has produced 29 new 50p coins depicting images of various sports from the upcoming 2012 Olympics and Paralympic Games of London.

In a video, courtesy Telegraph.co.uk, Matt Hunt from the Royal Mint London 2012 Team, unveils the new coins. He describes how the coins were designed by the public and discusses the mint’s expectations to release about 87 million of them into circulation.

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