The rare 50p coin that a Warrington resident is selling for nearly £1,000

The rare 50p coin for sale <i>(Image: eBay)</i>
The rare 50p coin for sale (Image: eBay)

A WARRINGTON resident is selling a rare 50p coin for nearly £1,000.

The item has been listed on eBay with a starting bid of £990, almost 2,000x its face value.

It is a UK Platinum Jubilee Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth ER 50 pence coin.

The coin, belonging to a seller who is located in Warrington, was circulated in 2022.

On the online marketplace, there are eight days remaining on the bid, with a best offer option also available.

So far, no bids have been made.

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