Rupert Bear was created in 1920 by Mary Tourtel as a cartoon for the Daily Express newspaper and his adventures continue up to this day, celebrating his 100th Anniversary in 2020.
Own the FIRST EVER Rupert Bear 50p struck to a superior finish
To celebrate this exciting centenary anniversary, the Isle of Man have issued the first ever Rupert Bear 50p Coin.
The reverse features an illustration of Rupert Bear alongside the 50p denomination, while the obverse features a portrait of Her Majesty the Queen designed by Royal Mint engraver Jody Clark.
It has been struck to a superior Brilliant Uncirculated quality, meaning it has none of the scratches and marks you will find on circulating coins. It has also been protectively encapsulated in official Rupert Bear packaging to guarantee the superior quality.
The Collector’s Favourite
The 50p has firmly established itself as the collector’s favourite, and as such demand for this Rupert Bear 50p is expected to be incredibly high. Though especially when you consider the iconic status of Rupert Bear and his broad appeal across generations.
What’s more, this 50p coin is legal tender on the Isle of Man and an extremely limited number will enter circulation. However, British Isles 50p coins like this rarely turn up in your change in the UK, making these 50p coins some of the most sought-after circulating coins around.
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The Rupert Bear Brilliant Uncirculated 50p
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- Country of Issue: Isle of Man
- Year of Issue: 2020
- Coin Diameter: 27.3mm
- Coin Weight: 8g
- Obverse: Jody Clark
- Reverse: Matt Tindall
- Metal: Curpo-Nickel
- Finish: Brilliant Uncirculated
- Edition limit: Unlimited
- TM & Express Newspapers & DreamWorks.