UK 2023 BU £2 J.R.R Tolkien £2 DateStamp

J.R.R Tolkien: UK 2023 £2 DateStampTM

Today, you can become one of just 500 collectors to own the J.R.R £2 DateStampTM, which includes the new coin just released by The Royal Mint.

The coin itself features Tolkien’s trademark monogram at its centre, honouring his literary excellence from being an Oxford Scholar, to writing ‘The Hobbit’ and ‘Lord of the Rings’.

By owning the DateStamp™ editionofficially postmarked by Royal Mail on the 50th anniversary of his passing — you know that your 2023 UK £2 is set apart from all of the others, as it's encapsulated and preserved forever at this exact moment in time.

Due to the official Royal Mail one-day only postmark on the 2nd September, no more can ever be issued. This is why DateStamp™ Issues are so sought-after and one of the most collectable formats to secure coins in. Your coin is also made unique with its own serial number, establishing its place in the edition limit of just 500.

The coin is expertly struck to a Brilliant Uncirculated quality, so that it is free from the scratches and blemishes you would find in your change.

Order Ref 185/584E/0


  • Country of Issue: UK
  • Year of Issue: 2023
  • Coin Diameter: 28.4mm
  • Coin Weight: 12.00g
  • Obverse: Martin Jennings
  • Reverse: David Lawrence
  • Metal: Bi-Metallic
  • Finish: Brilliant Uncirculated
  • Edition Limit: 500
  • Postmarking date: 2nd September 2023
  • DateStamp(TM) is a trademark of 288 Group Ltd

Numismatic pieces should be owned primarily for collector interest.
The Westminster Collection does not offer them as an investment and makes no guarantees in terms of future value.

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