The Beautiful design of this Oriental Border Silver Britannia is accompanied by a limited mintage of 50,000 coins, first appearing on coins in the Far East in the nineteenth century, Britannia has become a trusted symbol to investors in the Far East, instantly recognizable as the face of the British Trade Dollar.
For 2019, The Royal Mint has struck this coin fine Silver, flanked by an ornate oriental border inspired by the Chinese-themed rooms at Buckingham Palace and the Royal Pavilion in Brighton.
Obverse: Displays the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, along with the face value of 2 pounds on a new for 2019 guilloche design.
Reverse: Features the internationally recognized figure of Britannia standing firm against a powerful gale. Her image has symbolized Britain’s strength and integrity on coinage since Roman times. The inscription “ONE OUNCE 999 FINE SILVER” appears to the left of the trident, while the text “BRITANNIA” is featured to the right of the trident.
Manufacturer: Royal Mint
Dimensions: 38.6 mm x 2.3mm
Weight (grams): 31.1