Ireland: Twenty Pence 1986-2000 Horse


Quick Coinage Facts

Years Minted: 1986-2000
Composition: Nickel-Bronze
Diameter: 27.1 mm
Weight: 8.47 grams
Total Mintage: 152,421,249
Obverse Design: Harp
Reverse Design: Animal


The obverse design features the Irish Harp separating the date and legend “EIRE” or Ireland.

The reverse design was based on Percy Metcalfe’s original design used on the half crown coin and features an Irish Hunter facing left. Above the design is the denomination “20 P”.


Obverse Reverse

General Market Notes

There are no rarities to the. Most coins are affordable and readily available.

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