Circulating mintage: Not entered general circulation
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This coin features one of the most famous aircraft ever built, the Supermarine Spitfire. Designed by R J Mitchell, the Spitfire first flew in 1936 and went on to contribute heavily to the ultimate victory of WWII. The Rolls Royce engine, streamlined fuselage and sleek elliptical wing shape make this iconic aircraft one of the most graceful fighters ever designed.