The actual value of a 1985 pound coin is rather hard to pin down due to it being demonetized (meaning: it is no longer legal tender). Credit in image. 0 bids. The text on the one pound coin is in Arabic and English. or Best Offer. The site ranks coins on a score from one to 100: the higher the rating, the more valuable the coin is likely to be. Issued in 2014, this coin from north of the border is considered “scarce”, with five million minted. “How much is a 1985 one pound Queen Elizabeth coin worth?” 1985 Pound Coin. It depicts the discovery of a Neanderthal skull on the island in 1848. Rare pound coins that contain defects are currently in circulation, the Royal Mint has confirmed. England: London £1. According to coin collection specialists Change Checker, the 2011 Edinburgh £1 (pictured below) tops the list. 2021 ONE 1 POUND COIN BRILLIANT UNCIRCULATED - in hands. 5 bids. According to The Sun, the Edinburgh design is the only £1 coin with a mintage below one million - with 935,000 coins in circulation. This 2016 £1 coin is the final ‘round pound’ issued by the Royal Mint, calling time on a coin which was first issued more than thirty years ago. Rarest old pound coins. We will be stocking the new £1 coin in a number of finishes including Brilliant Uncirculated, Silver Proof, gold proof and the 2016 Dated Two Coin New and Old £1 Brilliant Uncirculated Set. All £1 coins dated 1995 feature on the reverse a dragon, which appears on the badge and national flag of Wales. They feature the portrait of Paul Kruger and the Transvaal Coat of Arms. Please note this image is just an example of one of the various designs and not the exact coin you will necessarily receive. The one pound coin comes in a range of designs but rest assured you will receive a great looking coin. Text reads ZUID AFRIKAANSCHE REPUBLIEK. 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