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Coin "British Antarctic Territory. 1st ever Antarctic Coin"

Британская антарктическая территория. 1-ая антарктическая монета

Name British Antarctic Territory. 1st ever Antarctic Coin
Presented by Pobjoy Mint Ltd
Nominal value 28.28
Metal 38.60
Diameter 10000
Thickness Proof
Mintage Obverse: a fine effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II with the text reading “BRITISH ANTARCTIC TERRITORY 2008”. Reverse: the official Coat Of Arms of the Territory which includes a lion representing the United Kingdom, an emperor penguin representing the Antarctic and the RRS Discovery Research Ship used by Robert Falcon Scott and Ernest Shackleton. The lion stands on grass whilst the penguin stands on ice. The wording around the coin reads “1908∙ CENTENARY OF GRANTING OF LETTERS PATENT∙ 2008”.
Description of obverse and reverse Pobjoy Mint Ltd
A brief annotation Pobjoy Mint Ltd

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