Buy the 2012 Quarter Sovereign Gold Proof Coin
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The gold sovereign is a British coin which has over 500 years of history behind it. First introduced in 1489 as a gold hammered coin for King Henry VII, the modern sovereign was reintroduced in 1817. Specifications are still adhered to today and the sovereign is one of Britain's most popular coins for investors and collectors.
The quarter sovereign is issued as a proof coin for collectors and as an uncirculated coin for investors. The proof coin is struck to a higher definition and comes in a protective capsule in a presentation box with a certificate.
The obverse bears the fourth definitive UK coin portrait of Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley.
The reverse bears a special St George and the Dragon engraving by Paul Day which was commissioned to mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.
|Alloy||22 carat gold|
|Actual Gold Weight||0.058 troy ounce|
|Obverse Designer||Ian Rank-Broadley|
|Reverse Designer||Paul Day|
|Mint||The Royal Mint|
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Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their gold content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.
Gold investment products are VAT free. Silver investment products are inclusive of VAT at the current rate unless otherwise stated.
All investment products are based on the live precious metal price. Prices will be fixed once the item has been added to the basket and recalculates just before checking out.
If your product is not a graded coin and is considered a bullion item it should be noted that these are bought and sold on low premiums over their precious metal content and not solely for aesthetic purposes, therefore some products may have edge knocks and/or marks. These edge knocks and marks do not alter the specifications of the coins.
Please note that all investment products are exempt from the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 and therefore customers do not have the right to cancel their order once the order has been accepted. If customers no longer wish to go ahead with their investment purchase, there is an option to sell the products back to Chard (1964) Ltd instead. View our current buy back prices.
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We offer fully insured delivery on all special delivery options. We do need to pass on the cost of this insurance as it soon adds up shipping high value gold and silver products.
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