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Coin type: Two Pounds (Pre-decimal)
Description

CountryUnited Kingdom CurrencyPound Sterling (pre-decimal)
Sub-type of Sub-types
Face value2 (x Pound)
Years produced1820 - 1937 CurrentNo (demonetised 1971)
Material0.9167 Gold Designer
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm) Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)15.9761
Obverse

Effigy of the monarch, legend.

Obverse inscription
Reverse

Reverse inscription
Edge Edge inscription
Two Pounds (Pre-decimal): Photos

Coin - 2 Pounds, George IV, Great Britain, 1823
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Notes: St George (1820 - 1823, then 1887 - 1937).
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Great Britain 1826 2 pounds
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Notes: Shield, arms of King George IV (1824 - 1826).
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Proof Coin - 2 Pounds, William IV, Great Britain, 1831
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Author:
Notes: Shield, arms of King William IV (1831).
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Coin - 2 Pounds, George III, Great Britain, 1820
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Author:
Notes: King George III (1820).
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Coin - 2 Pounds, George IV, Great Britain, 1823
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Author:
Notes: King George IV, portrait by J. B. Merlin (1823).
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Great Britain 1826 2 pounds
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Author:
Notes: King George IV, portrait by William Wyon (1824 - 1826).
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Proof Coin - 2 Pounds, William IV, Great Britain, 1831
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Author:
Notes: King William IV (1831).
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Pattern Coin - 2 Pounds, Proof Strike, New South Wales, Australia, 1887
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Author:
Notes: Queen Victoria, Jubilee head (1887).
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Coin - 2 Pounds, Edward VII, Great Britain, 1902
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: King Edward VII (1902).
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Proof Coin - 2 Pounds, George V, Great Britain, 1911
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: King George V (1911).
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Proof Coin - 2 Pounds, George VI, Great Britain, 1937
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Notes: King George VI (1937).
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List of 13 coins of type: Two Pounds (Pre-decimal) from United Kingdom
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
Two Pounds 1820 (Pattern) 60 King George III Portrait by Benedetto Pistrucci (Laureate Head) GEORGIUS III D:G: BRITANNIARUM REX F: D: 1820
Two Pounds 1823 unknown King George IV Portrait by Jean Baptiste Merlen GEORGIUS IIII D: G: BRITANNIAR: REX F: D:
Two Pounds 1824 (Proof only) unknown King George IV Portrait by Jean Baptiste Merlen GEORGIUS IV DEI GRATIA 1824
Two Pounds 1825 (Proof only) unknown King George IV Portrait by Jean Baptiste Merlen GEORGIUS IV DEI GRATIA
Two Pounds 1826 (Proof only) 450 King George IV Portrait by Jean Baptiste Merlen GEORGIUS IV DEI GRATIA
Two Pounds 1831 (Proof only) 225 King William IV Portrait by William Wyon GULIELMUS IIII D:G: BRITANNIAR: REX F: D:
Two Pounds 1887 92,142 Queen Victoria Portrait by Joseph Edgar Boehm (Jubilee head) VICTORIA D:G: BRITT: REG: F:D:
Two Pounds 1893 52,985 Queen Victoria Portrait by Sir Thomas Brock (Veiled Head) VICTORIA . DEI . GRA . BRITT . REGINA . FID . DEF . IND . IMP .
Two Pounds 1902 53,873 King Edward VII Portrait by George William de Saulles (Bare Head) EDWARDVS VII D: G: BRITT: OMN: REX F: D: IND: IMP:
Two Pounds 1911 (Proof only) 2,812 King George V Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Bare Head) GEORGIVS V DEI GRA: BRITT: OMN: REX FID: DEF: IND: IMP:
Two Pounds 1937 Edward VIII (not released) unknown King Edward VIII Portrait by Thomas Humphrey Paget EDWARDVS VIII D: G: BR: OMN: REX F: D: IND: IMP:
Two Pounds 1937 (Proof only) 5,501 King George VI Portrait by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGIVS VI D: G: BR: OMN: REX F: D: IND: IMP:
Two Pounds 1953 (not released) unknown Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait) ELIZABETH II DEI GRA: BRITT: OMN: REGINA F: D: +