Table Tennis made its Olympic debut in Seoul in 1988. Since then, China has won 16 of the 20 gold medals awarded, including all five in the men's doubles and women's singles. The table tennis 50p was designed by Alan Linsdell, a retired illustrator who is a big fan of the sport.
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The absolute rarest of all the Olympic 50p coins is a first edition of the Aquatics 50p which featured lines across the swimmer’s face. Only 600 of these were minted for circulation. In terms of those, you might find in general circulation the 2012 Football Offside explained is the rarest Olympic 50p coin with a mintage of 1,125,500.
Table Tennis 50p Table Tennis Olympic 50p Coin Design Estimate Value = £1.99 Mintage = 1,737,500 Position = 13/29 About the Design. The Table Tennis Olympic 50p coin features a design by Alan Linsdell of two table tennis bats with a table tennis table in the background. As usual, the London 2012 Olympic logo is found at the top of the coin.
Table Tennis made its Olympic debut at Seoul 1988. The first player to score 11 points wins each game based on best of 7 games for singles and best of 5 for team matches. The Royal Mint London 2012 50p Sports Collection - Table Tennis coin 22/29 LUK50TBL was priced at £2.99 when released, but since then the value has increased and it is now ...
View on eBay. 2011 OLYMPIC GAMES TABLE TENNIS 50P FIFTY PENCE - OFFICIAL UK ISSUE. Watchers: 1 watching. Timeleft: 2 days 2 hours 34 minutes 42 seconds. £4.25. View on eBay. LONDON SUMMER OLYMPIC 2012 22/29 TABLE TENNIS 50P COIN 2011 FIFTY PENCE A.
2011 Table Tennis 50p. Alan Lindsdell’s winning design shows two table tennis bats colliding in front of a table and net while the ball flies past. The highest sold price for any single Table Tennis 50p was £19.36 for a Silver Brilliant Uncirculated coin with Certificate of Authenticity.
The rest of the top 10 is made up of 2 coins from the ever-popular Beatrix Potter 50p collection and 7 from the 29 London Olympic 2012 50p’s While these coins are rare there are still some in circulation that are worth more than face value, so well worth looking out for.
How many Olympic 50p coins are there? The Royal Mint minted 29 new 50p designs in 2011 to mark the 2012 London Olympics with a coin design for each Olympic sport. How much is a full set of Olympic 50p coins worth? Most of the designs sell to collectors for between £1 and £2. (Values for each coin are show on this page).