Isle of Man, 1/2p 1985 Brilliant Uncirculated. In 1984 the Isle of Man started a new series of designs for the reverses of its coins. The new
design was issued to commemorate the 500th Anniversary of the College of Arms We have a group of Halfpennies from this series all dated 1985, the final year that this denomination was issued for circulation.
Struck in Bronze this is the only decimal halfpenny with the Maklouf portrait of the Queen.