As part of The Great British Coin Hunt for 2016, the Royal Mint released five coins featuring Beatrix Potter and four of her famous characters. So as you find these little treasures, proudly display your 2016 Beatrix Potter 50p coins in this collector album! You’ll be able to keep your finds safe and learn more about Beatrix Potter’s life and facts about her stories. It’s also designed with Beatrix’s own illustrations, giving your coins more playful and colourful context in her world.
The coins were released to celebrate the 150th birthday of Beatrix Potter, the gifted author of such iconic children’s stories like ‘The Tale of Peter Rabbit’ and ‘The Tale of Mrs Tiggy-Winkle’. Beatrix believed in creating ‘small books for small hands,’ books with short stories that were sized to fit the tiny hands of the children they were meant for. Over the years, they’ve become a much beloved staple in bedtime routines throughout Britain and around the world. Remember Beatrix’s magic every time you look at her characters beautifully displayed in this coin collector album.