1oz (Great Britain) "Brittanias" Gold coin (100 Pounds).
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Each coin produced from 2013 contains 1 ounce of 99.99% pure investment grade gold bullion. Coins produced prior to this date were 22 karat, which made them more durable.
The Britannia gold coin was first introduced by the Royal Mint in 1987 in gold. It was popular amongst investors, and in 1997 the Mint launched the Britannia coin in silver. In 2017, the Britannia series was also launched in platinum.
Each British Britannia 1 ounce gold coin has a face value of £100.
The front of the coin features an image of Queen Elizabeth II.
The reverse features an image of Lady Britannia. She is holding an olive branch and a shield in one hand, and a trident in the other. The reverse of the coin also contains the year of minting.
The British Britannia gold coin is available in fractional sizes, including 1/20 oz, 1/10 oz, 1/4 oz and 1/2 oz.
The Royal Mint also produce the British Britannia coin is silver in 1 ounce and 1/2 ounce sizes. In addition to the British Britannia series, the Royal Mint also produce the British Sovereign, and the Queen's Beasts series of coins.
For clients looking to invest in gold coins, the gold Britannia is a popular option, and particularly for those who are UK residents, as gold British Britannias have no VAT and no capital gains tax payable.
Price includes free insured storage in our vault for up to one year from purchase date.