Head of Elizabeth II with tiara facing right.
Type Standard circulation coin
Value 50 Pence
0.5 GIP = 0.50 GBP
Weight 8 g
Diameter 27.3 mm
Thickness 1.78 mm
Lettering: ELIZABETH II QUEEN OF GIBRALTAR
Engraver: Raphael David Maklouf
Barbary macaque, denomination. The famous monkey (Macaca Sylvanus) originates from the African Atlas mountains and was probably brought to Gibraltar 1,000 years ago by the Moors.