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Centenary of Shackletons Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition - 2015 Cupro Nickel

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  • 2015 Uncirculated Cupro Nickel £2 Coin
  • Issued on behalf of the British Antarctic Territory
  • Issue: 50,000
  • Unique presentation pouch
  • Also available in Proof Sterling Silver
Regular Price $19.95 Special Price $9.95

Pobjoy Mint is pleased to announce the release of a new coin issued on behalf of the British Antarctic Territory which commemorates the Centenary of the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition.

Conceived by Sir Ernest Shackleton, the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, also known as the Endurance Expedition, is considered to be the last major expedition of the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration and attempted to make the first land crossing of the Antarctic continent.  This beautiful collector's coin shows the Endurance stuck in the Antarctic ice with a portrait of Sir Ernest Shackleton carved into the iceberg in the foreground. 

Available in Cupro Nickel and Proof Sterling Silver, each precious metal coin has been carefully struck four times and features high relief sculpting against a mirror brilliant background.The obverse carries an effigy of Her Majesty of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS.  

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Coin Year 2015
Government British Antarctic Territory
Coin Metal Cupro Nickel
MetalUncirculated Cupro Nickel
Diameter38.60mm
Weight28.28gms
Issue Limit50,000

Pobjoy Mint aims to dispatch all in stock items within 48 hours.

US Postage:

USA delivery charges:
- $0 - $69.99 = $5.00
- $70.00-$149.99 = $8.00
- $150.00-$229.99 = $10.00
- $230.00-$499.99 = $15.00
- $500.00-$749.99 = $20.00
- $750.00-$999.99 = $25.00
- $1000 - $4999.99 = $35.00
- $5,000 + = $50.00

North and South America (Excl USA) delivery charges:
$0 - $49.99 = $10.00
$50.00-$99.99  =  $20.00
$100.00-$199.99  =  $30.00
$200.00-$499.99  =  $40.00
$500.00-$999.99  =  $50.00
$1000 - $4999.99 + = 100.00

UPDATE 01/09/21 FOR BRAZIL AND PERU: delivering to Brazil and Peru is temporarily enabled but with restrictions. Due to covid19 local postal services are having issues delivering to certain locations within these two countries and some parcels are getting lost. We are working towards finding a solution but in the meantime, we cannot guarantee safe delivery, the purchase is at buyer's discretion.


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