2008 Two Pound Coin – Olympic Handover

back to Two Pound Coin list


This coin celebrates the Olympic Handover Ceremony from Beijing 2008 to London 2012.

The reverse of the coin was designed by the Royal Mint Engraving Team. A flag showing the five Olympic rings being passed from a hand on the left to a hand on the right. The surrounding inscription reads "BEIJING 2008 LONDON 2012".

The London 2012 olympic logo is at the bottom of the coin overlapping both metals

The edge is milled nad has the inscription "I CALL UPON THE YOUTH OF THE WORLD".

The obverse is the Ian Rank-Broadley portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.

Mintage: 918,000 (may include coins issued as part of a set). Minted at The Royal Mint.
In the Year: 2008
Elizabeth II was in her 56th year as Queen. George W Bush is U.S. President. Olympics are in Beijing, China.
back to Two Pound Coin list


UK On eBay UK:


2008 £2 COIN Olympic Handover VERY RARE TWO POUNDS EXCELLENT CONDITION
£10.00
End Date: Sunday Aug-19-2018 23:08:03 BST
Buy It Now for only: £10.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list
2008 OLYMPIC HANDOVER Beijing To London * £2, Two Pound coin * Coin Hunt (8GPG61
£4.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Wednesday Jul-25-2018 19:51:05 BST
Bid now | Add to watch list
2008 £2 OLYMPIC GAMES HANDOVER BEIJING TWO POUND COIN HUNT 16/32 RARE 2 xx
£6.00
End Date: Sunday Aug-19-2018 17:42:20 BST
Buy It Now for only: £6.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list
BEIJING TO LONDON OLYMPIC HANDOVER TWO POUND COIN 2008
£5.25
End Date: Sunday Aug-19-2018 14:49:55 BST
Buy It Now for only: £5.25
Buy It Now | Add to watch list
Rare 2008 Beijing To London Olympic Handover £2 Two Pound
£5.49
End Date: Friday Jul-27-2018 7:52:54 BST
Buy It Now for only: £5.49
Buy It Now | Add to watch list
WIDE SELECTION OF CIRCULATED £2 (TWO POUNDS) COINS- GREAT BRITISH COIN HUNT
£10.00
End Date: Saturday Aug-18-2018 22:23:23 BST
Buy It Now for only: £10.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list
RARE Two pound coin £2 - Beijing to London Olympic Handover 2008- secure deliv
£3.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Sunday Jul-29-2018 21:31:32 BST
Bid now | Add to watch list
VERY RARE £2 Two Pound Coin – 2008 OLYMPIC GAMES HANDOVER, only 918.000 !!!
£2.08 (4 Bids)
End Date: Thursday Jul-26-2018 20:23:49 BST
Bid now | Add to watch list
View Coins on eBay UK
View Coins on eBay USA


USA On eBay USA:


Winston Churchill Coin Crown WWII WWI Hitler Nazi Germany Medal Silver London UK
$0.33 (3 Bids)
End Date: Sunday Jul-29-2018 14:11:08 PDT
Bid now | Add to watch list
2008 GB Stamps MNH Olympic Games Handover Pres Pack Beijing London UK M17 PP390
$15.84
End Date: Wednesday Aug-15-2018 2:12:26 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $15.84
Buy It Now | Add to watch list
UNITED KINGDOM 2008 Royal Mint £2 COIN Olympic Handover TWO POUNDS UNC
$64.00
End Date: Wednesday Aug-1-2018 13:00:39 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $64.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list
2008 U.K. Beijing-London Olympics Handover silver Piedfort proof coin-box
$55.00
End Date: Friday Jul-27-2018 14:48:37 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $55.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list
1913 SAN FRANCISCO 399 Webster St Chinese Cook CHIN 3 Photos 3 1/4" x 5 1/2"
$300.00
End Date: Wednesday Jul-25-2018 18:48:46 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $300.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list
2008 Great Britain Two Pounds, Olympic Handover, Silver Proof 2P NGC PF69 UCAM
$42.00
End Date: Saturday Jul-28-2018 11:25:19 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $42.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list
Winston Churchill Coin Crown WWII WWI Hitler Nazi Germany Medal Silver London UK
$15.20
End Date: Friday Jul-27-2018 14:32:50 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $15.20
Buy It Now | Add to watch list
2008 £2 Two Pound Proof Gold Coin London Olympic Handover Ceremony PCGS PR 70
$3,984.37
End Date: Saturday Aug-11-2018 1:54:14 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $3,984.37
Buy It Now | Add to watch list
View Coins on eBay UK
View Coins on eBay USA


Share This: