Which coins are collectible? Rare 50p, 20p and 2p coins revealed
We all know about the new plastic fivers that are worth £200 - but could some of your small change be worth a fortune?
Some of the first ever new plastic £5 notes are already selling for hundreds of pounds. It's only a special few though - and the prize is all in the serial number.
But meanwhile, a special 50p piece featuring Kew Gardens is now changing hand for more than £50 as collectors try to snap the valuable coins up.
The Royal Mint manufactured just 210,000 of the commemorative 50p coins to mark the 250th anniversary of the Royal Botanical Gardens in 2011.
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