2018 UK Britannia Oriental Border 1oz Silver Coin
This 2018 UK Britannia Oriental Border 1oz Silver Coin features the internationally recognised original portrait of Britannia. The reverse of the coin also includes radial lines for added security to the traditional design and a new limited edition oriental themed border. 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 £2.
Britannia silver coins are British bullion coins issued by the Royal Mint since 1997. The Silver Britannia 1oz coin is often a popular silver coin for UK based private investors, as they are CGT exempt in the United Kingdom.
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 is an enduring icon that has been used for 2,000 years
Up until 2013 Silver Britannia coins were produced in Britannia silver, in a fineness of 958.0. As of 2013, Silver Britannia coins have been produced in a fineness of 999.0.
The fifth portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, appears on coins from 2016. Designed by artist Jody Clark, aged 33, he is the youngest artist to have achieved this honour.
UK Government assurance of weight and purity.
Each coin weighs 1 Troy Ounce and is 999.0 Fine Silver.
Minted by The Royal Mint in Llantrisant, South Wales.
Capital Gains Tax Exempt.
Minted to Bullion Standard.
Diameter: 38.61mm. Thickness: 3.00mm.
Coins are NEW.
|Brand||The Royal Mint|