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William Shakespeare

Honouring the work of William Shakespeare.

William Shakespeare

Marking the 400th Anniversary of the Death of William Shakespeare

In 2016 The Royal Mint released a series of three £2 coins marking the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death. Experienced coinage artist John Bergdahl has created three designs, capturing the essence of his moving tragedies, his brilliant histories, and the genius of his comedies. 

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