Circulating mintage: 4,933,000
Years of issue:
5 - Common
The 1999 Rugby World Cup was held in the UK, with the host nation principally Wales, although other matches were shared between England, France, Scotland and Ireland. The centrepiece venue for the event was the newly built Millennium Stadium in Cardiff. Wales bowed out of the competition in the quarter-finals losing to the eventual winners, Australia.
Edge Inscription: RUGBY WORLD CUP 1999