Two-pound coin with the new portrait of the Queen
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New Queen coin portrait unveiled in London

The portrait of the Queen on Britain's coins has altered for the first time in 17 years - with a new picture of her Majesty unveiled.

It is only the fifth portrait to have been created during the Queen's 63-year reign.

Victoria Fritz reports from the National Portrait Gallery where she spoke to Gordon Summers, chief engraver at the Royal Mint.

  • 02 Mar 2015
  • From the section UK
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