David Pickup forwarded this story about a rare error coin found in a charity collection bucket. Thanks. -Editor
Poppy collectors were stunned after discovering an extremely rare SILVER 2P coin in a tin - one of the only in the world and worth up to
The almost unique coin was donated to a branch of the Royal British Legion as they were collecting in the street. They found the ultra
rare 2p in amongst the normal coppers and pounds - and handed it to the bank to be destroyed thinking it was a fake. But The Royal Mint
confirmed it was the result of a ‘minting error' when a blank 10p was accidentally put in a 2p mint.
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