1995 & 2000 One Pound Coin

Dragon passant representing Wales

Issued 1995, 2000
Specifications  
Diameter 22.5mm
Weight 9.5 g
Thickness 3.15mm
Composition Nickel-Brass
(70% copper, 5.5%
nickel, 24.5% zinc)
Obverse Designers Portrait of Her Majesty the Queen
1995 Raphael Maklouf
2000 Ian Rank-Broadley
Reverse Designer Norman Sillman
Edge Inscription

 

PLEIDIOL WYF I'M GWLAD

 

 

Edge Milled
Mintages
1995: 34,503,501
2000: 109,496,500*

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Since its launch on 21 April 1983 the £1 has always represented the United Kingdom and its constituent parts; England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

 

*Mintage figure based on UK decimal coins issued into general circulation up to 31/12/12