This 2016 Jemima Puddle Duck fifty pence silver proof coin features a coloured illustration on the reverse.
The Royal Mint have released a series of five 50p coins to commemorate the life and works of Beatrix Potter. The other coins in the series feature the 150th Anniversary of the Birth of Beatrix Potter, Squirrel Nutkin, Peter Rabbit and Mrs Tiggy-Winkle.
The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck was published in July, 1908. It tells the story of the naive Jemima, and her interation with Mr Tod, a fox plotting to eat her.
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The obverse shows the fifth portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, by Jody Clark.
This coin incorporates colour printing technology. The reverse design shows a colour image of Jemima Puddle-Duck. It was designed by the Royal Mint engraver, Emma Noble, who designed the rest of the coins in the Beatrix Potter series.
|Maximum Coin Mintage||16,000|
|Reverse Designer||Emma Noble|
|Obverse Designer||Jody Clark|