This 2018 UK Britannia 1/2oz Gold Coin features the internationally recognised original portrait of Britannia, along with a new guilloche background design. Details of the coin’s weight, fineness and year-date also feature.
The obverse design depicts the fifth portrait of Queen Elizabeth II on a new guilloche background design, and the monetary denomination of £50.
- Each coin weighs 15.55g and is 999.9 Fine Gold.
- Minted by The Royal Mint in Llantrisant, South Wales.
- Minted to Bullion Standard.
- Dimensions: Diameter: 27mm.
Britannia gold coins are British bullion coins issued by the Royal Mint since 1987. Up until 2013 Britannia gold coins were produced in 22ct (0.917) the non-gold component being copper until 1989 and silver from 1990. As of 2013, Britannia gold coins have been produced in a fineness of 0.9999.
Only the Royal Mint has the trademark to produce genuine Britannia coins. Britannia is the feminine personification of Britain, she is renowned for her beauty and symbolises Britain’s strength and integrity, and is an enduring icon that has been used in the UK for over 2,000 years.
UK Government assurance of weight and purity.
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