General

WCDB ID
314
Country
Flag: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Kingdom
Denomination
20 pence
Value
1⁄5 Pound sterling (GBP)
Dates
AD1982 - 1984

Physical

Shape
Reuleaux heptagon (7 curved sides)
Mass
5.00 g
Diameter
21.40 mm
Thickness
1.70 mm
Composition
84% Cu, 16% Ni
Color
Gray / Black / Silver Gray / Black / Silver
Magnetic
No

Design

Orientation
Medallic: ↑ ↑
Edge
Plain/smooth
Tags
Arnold Machin Portrait of 37-Year-Old Elizabeth II

References

Wikipedia
Twenty pence (British coin)
Krause-Mischler
KM# 931
Numista
N#  865
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Reverse
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37-year-old Queen Elizabeth II bust right encircled by text on rim
Crown
(denomination) on rim Tudor rose splits (date) and (designer) (denomination) on rim
(denomination) half on rim
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ELIZABETH II
D· G· REG· F· D·
TWENTY W G PENCE
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Designer: Arnold Machin
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United Kingdom 20 pence (1998 - 2008)
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