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Royal Mint launches special dinosaur 50p coins featuring augmented reality technology; Scanning the coins packaging 'brings the animals to life through animation'

Jun 01, 2020 - The Independent UK
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The Royal Mint has released a new range of 50p coins celebrating Britain's contribution to the discovery of dinosaurs, which feature augmented reality technology for the first time.

The Dinosauria Collection offers a variety of coins depicting the megalosaurus, iguanodon and hylaeosaurus, with prices ranging from £10 to £1,020 per coin depending on the material with which it was made.

The Brilliant Uncirculated edition uses the latest colour techniques in order to represent the thr...