The Post 2012 UK Queen Elizabeth II Britannia 1/4oz Gold Coin features the image of Britannia holding a trident and shield. Her image has symbolized Britain’s strength and integrity on coinage since Roman times.
The coin's obverse depicts Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination of £25.
- Each coin weighs 7.77g and is struck in 999.9 Fine Gold.
- Minted by The Royal Mint in Llantrisant, South Wales.
- VAT Free and Capital Gains Tax Exempt.
- Coins are Pre-Owned and minted to Bullion Standard.
- Dimensions: Diameter: 22.00mm. Thickness: 1.63mm.
- These coins are mixed dates.
Britannia Gold coins are British bullion coins issued by the Royal Mint since 1987. 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 over time, has become an enduring icon that has been used in the UK for 2,000 years.
Up until 2012 Gold Britannia coins were produced in 22ct (0.9167), the non-gold component being copper until 1989 and silver from 1990. As of 2013, Britannia gold coins have been produced in Fine Gold.
The final year-date to depict Queen Elizabeth II was 2023. The year-date you will receive cannot be specified but will be between the years of 2014 to 2023.
The photographs show the type of coin you will receive, not the exact item. Pre-owned mixed dates coins are selected from those currently available in stock and as such we cannot specify which date you will receive.