The Half crown was equivalent to two and a half shillings.
In 1970 it was the last year the Half Crown was minted before it was demonetised ahead of the new decimal currency.
This coin comes from special proof coin sets and is in uncirculated condition.
Coin comes in a protective capsule.
Minted by the Royal Mint.
Proof coins are made using specially prepared dies and highly polished blanks to produce a frosted image with a mirror like surface.
Proof coins are superior struck and prepared specially for collectors.