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Coin: Twenty pence 1990
Description

CountryUnited Kingdom CurrencyPound Sterling
Face value20 (x Penny) TypeTwenty Pence (Gardner design)
Year1990 CurrentYes
Mintage88,097,500 (88.1 million) RarityC (Common)
MintRoyal Mint
MaterialCuproNickel DesignerWilliam Gardner
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II EffigyPortrait by Raphael David Maklouf (Third Portrait)
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapePolygon (Heptagon)
Size (mm)21.4000 Thickness (mm)1.7000
Mass (g)5
Obverse

Portrait of Her Majesty the Queen.

Obverse inscription

ELIZABETH·II D·G·REG·F·D·

Reverse

A crowned Tudor rose, with the numeral "20" below the rose, and TWENTY PENCE around above. The date is incuse and divided by the crown. Small incuse letters W and G divided by the crown represent the artist's initials (for William Gardner).

Reverse inscription

20 TWENTY PENCE

EdgePlain Edge inscription

None

Twenty pence 1990: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof 79,052
Twenty pence 1990: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsGreat Britain KM# 939
Spink/Seaby, Coins of England and the United Kingdom4361
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