A WEEKLY ROUND-UP OF NEWS THAT’S UN­USUAL, FUNNY AND BIZARRE

Muscat Daily - - WORLD -

their lucky own­ers, with a rare sil­ver 2pence es­ti­mated to be worth £1,350.

And last month a man found a new £1 coin printed with two dif­fer­ent dates, with that er­ror val­ued at £3,000.

De­spite the lu­cra­tive na­ture of coins, a pop­u­lar col­lec­tors item, the Royal Mint will not value coins.

But they will pro­vide a let­ter of au­then­tic­ity if the coin is a mis­take, of­ten adding to their value.

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