In 2016 to commemorate the 950th Anniversary of the Battle of Hastings, the Royal Mint released a special Limited Issue Brilliant Uncirculated Battle of Hastings 50p Fifty Pence Coin Pack. The reverse designed by John Bergdahl pays tribute to William the Conqueror and the Battle of Hastings of 1066 and is based on the Bayeux Tapestry and features a figure based on images though to be King Harold with the famous arrow to the eye while the obverse features the Fifth Portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Jody Clark.
Issuing Country: United Kingdom
Metal: Cupro Nickel
Weight: 8.00 Grams
Quality: Brilliant Uncirculated
Issue Limit: 21,718 Worldwide
Presentation: Royal Mint Coin Pack Sealed
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