Elizabeth II, £2 Football Silver Piedfort, 1996
For those of you who like football, in 1996 the Royal Mint issued a special commemorative
£2 coin for the European Championship that was held in this country.
You have a most interesting and innovative design on this coin and one which they
unfortunately have not repeated.
You had the whole reverse covered by a football and with the planchet concave you
have a stunning coin. We are offering the two Collector’s editions as issued by the
Royal Mint. Featured here is the Piedfort Sterling Silver proof variant (double thickness).
This was the last of the large sized £2 pieces and in our opinion the most attractive