Agatha Christie £2 coin

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Agatha Christie £2 Coins

Agatha Christie £2 coin

The Royal Mint is commemorating the centennial of Dame Agatha Christie’s first published novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, with these special-edition £2 coins in Brilliant Uncirculated, Silver Proof, Silver Proof Piedfort and Gold Proof limited edition presentations.

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Agatha Christie Coins Design

The Agatha Christie £2 coin design reflects all the hallmarks of her infamous novels including her favoured method of poisoning – all served on a bed of jigsaw pieces which are symbolic of the ingenious plot twists we’ve come to expect from a typical Christie narrative.

This coin is an official Agatha Christie product created in partnership with Agatha Christie Ltd and marks the very first time the Queen of Crime has been honoured on an official UK coin.

100 Years of Mystery Coin

Featuring the words ‘100 YEARS OF MYSTERY’, complete with her actual signature on the face and Poirot’s oft-quoted “LITTLE GREY CELLS” phrase inscribed on the edge, this commemorative £2 coin is the perfect way to celebrate a century of literary excellence.

Agatha Christie Coins Specifications

Brilliant Uncirculated Coin

Agatha Christie brilliant uncirculated coin
Agatha Christie brilliant uncirculated coin
DENOMINATION £2
ALLOY Inner: Cupro-nickel – Outer:Nickel-brass
WEIGHT 12.00 g
DIAMETER 28.40mm
REVERSE DESIGNER David Lawrence
OBVERSE DESIGNER Jody Clark
EDGE INSCRIPTION LITTLE GREY CELLS
QUALITY Proof
YEAR 2020

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Silver Proof Coin

Agatha Christie Silver Proof Coin
Agatha Christie Silver Proof Coin
  • Limited Edition 2,200 Silver Proof Coins
DENOMINATION £2
MAXIMUM COIN MINTAGE 3,255 coins (some are used in Annual Coin Sets)
LIMITED EDITION PRESENTATION 2,250 coins
ALLOY Inner: .925 sterling silver. Outer: .925 sterling silver plated with fine gold
WEIGHT 12.00 g
DIAMETER 28.40mm

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Piedfort Silver Proof Coin

Piedfort means “double-thickness”

Piedfort Silver Proof Coin
Piedfort Silver Proof Coin
  • Limited Edition 800 Piedfort Silver Proof Coins
DENOMINATION £2
MAXIMUM COIN MINTAGE 1,110 coins (some are used in Annual Coin Sets)
LIMITED EDITION PRESENTATION 800 coins
ALLOY Inner: .925 sterling silver. Outer: .925 sterling silver plated with fine gold
WEIGHT 24.00 g
DIAMETER 28.40mm

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Gold Proof Coin

Agatha Christine Gold Proof Coin
Agatha Christine Gold Proof Coin
  • Limited Edition 250 coins
DENOMINATION £2
MAXIMUM COIN MINTAGE 335 coins (some are used in Annual Coin Sets)
LIMITED EDITION PRESENTATION 250 coins
ALLOY Inner: 22 carat yellow gold. Outer: 22 carat red gold
WEIGHT 15.97 g
DIAMETER 28.40mm

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Commemorating the centennial of Dame Agatha Christie’s first published novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, The Royal Mint is proud to celebrate 100 years of mystery with this wonderful special-edition £2 coin.

Adorned with all the hallmarks of her novels, this beautiful coin features everything you would expect from an Agatha Christie story – including her favoured method of poisoning – all served on a bed of jigsaw pieces which are symbolic of the ingenious plot twists we’ve come to expect from a typical Christie narrative.

These coins are an official Agatha Christie product created in partnership with Agatha Christie Ltd and marks the very first time the Queen of Crime has been honoured on an official UK coin.

Featuring the words ‘100 YEARS OF MYSTERY’, complete with her actual signature on the face and Poirot’s oft-quoted “LITTLE GREY CELLS” phrase inscribed on the edge, this commemorative £2 coin is the perfect way to celebrate a century of literary excellence.

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Who is Agatha Christie?

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Agatha Christie Timeline

Outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare, Agatha Christie is the best-selling novelist of all time. She is best known for her sixty-six detective novels and fourteen short story collections, as well as the world’s longest-running play – The Mousetrap.

Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie, Lady Mallowan, DBE was an English writer known for her sixty-six detective novels and fourteen short story collections, particularly those revolving around fictional detectives Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple.

Official Website: https://www.agathachristie.com/

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