The coins edge is inscripted DECUS ET TUTAMEN, but it has been printed upside down so it is readable when you hold the coin from the Celtic Cross reverse side. The proper minting design of this coin was that the lettering should be readable from the head side. The 1996 one pound coin represented Northern Ireland, and was third in a four year series that featured the constituent parts of the United Kingdom.International Buyers - Please Note. The item "RARE 1996 CELTIC CROSS £1 ONE POUND COIN MINT ERROR UPSIDE DOWN DECUS ET TUTAMEN" is in sale since Monday, March 16, 2020.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Errors". The seller is "district_trader" and is located in Fredericksburg, Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia.