2 Pounds UK, 2007

UNITED INTO ONE KINGDOM 2 POUNDS COIN

Tercentenary of the Act of Union between England and Scotland

A design dividing the coin into four quarters, with a rose and a thistle occupying two of the quarters and a portcullis in each of the other two quarters. The whole design is overlaid with a linking jigsaw motif and surrounded by the dates “1707” and “2007“, and the denomination “TWO POUNDS” Designed by Yvonne Holton

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Specifications
Issued 2007
Diameter 28.4mm
Weight 12.0g
Thickness 2.5 mm
Composition Outer:  Nickel-Brass (76% copper, 4% nickel, 20% zinc)
Inner:  Cupro-nickel (75% copper, 25% nickel)
Obverse Designers Ian Rank-Broadley
Reverse Designer Yvonne Holton
Edge Milled
Edge Inscription UNITED INTO ONE KINGDOM
Mintage 7,545,000*
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