Tom Kitten 50p – How much is Tom Kitten 50p worth?

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Inspired by the British countryside, Beatrix Potter wrote 23 little tales of adventure. In 2016, The Royal Mint created a collection of 50p coins to celebrate the life of Beatrix Potter.

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Tom Kitten 50p – How much is Tom Kitten 50p worth?

This 2017 issues Beatrix Potter 50p features Tom Kitten in his best clothes waiting for a visit from his mother!

Although there have been reports of the Tom Kitten 50p going for hundreds of pounds on eBay, there were just under 10,000,000 (million) of these coins minted in 2017 and so there’s nothing especially rare about this coin.

How much is a tom kitten 50p piece worth

This coin is currently selling for between £3-£4 at online auction.

Tom Kitten info from The Royal Mint

Denomination50p
AlloyCupro-nickel
Weight8.00g
Diameter27.30mm
Reverse DesignerEmma Noble
Obverse DesignerJody Clark
QualityBrilliant Uncirculated
Year2017

Tom kitten 50p coin

Published originally in 1907, ‘The Tale of Tom Kitten’ tells the story of Tom, a naughty kitten who alongside his two siblings is stopped from going to Tabitha Twitchit’s party because they dirtied their clothes playing in the garden.

Potter started The Tale of Tom Kitten in 1906 and it’s setting was the hilltop farmhouse she was living in. The illustrations in the book show the farmhouse and it’s gardens as well as the gate at the front of the house.

If you’d like more information on Beatrix Potter you can access the Beatrix Potter society here.


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