Today it appears that mints want £8-£10 for a cupronickel crownsized coin. We know it is
strange, but the older coins are much cheaper than the new ones. This 1966 crown was issued
to commemorate the Norman Conquest. It carries the two dates, 1066 and 1966 as well as featuring
an unusual portrait of the the Queen. Priced at much less than the newer issues, we know
which are better value...