• 2016 Five Guineas Gold Proof £5  Coin With Box with Cert St Helena East India Company reverse
  • 2016 Five Guineas Gold Proof £5  Coin With Box with Cert St Helena East India Company obverse
  • 2016 Five Guineas Gold Proof £5  Coin With Box with Cert St Helena East India Company with packaging
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  • 2016 Five Guineas Gold Proof £5  Coin With Box with Cert St Helena East India Company cert specs and info
  • 2016 Five Guineas Gold Proof £5  Coin With Box with Cert St Helena East India Company reverse
  • 2016 Five Guineas Gold Proof £5  Coin With Box with Cert St Helena East India Company obverse
  • 2016 Five Guineas Gold Proof £5  Coin With Box with Cert St Helena East India Company with packaging
  • 2016 Five Guineas Gold Proof £5  Coin With Box with Cert St Helena East India Company side view
  • 2016 Five Guineas Gold Proof £5  Coin With Box with Cert St Helena East India Company outside box
  • 2016 Five Guineas Gold Proof £5  Coin With Box with Cert St Helena East India Company cert specs and info
Product ID
13843
Stock status
In Stock
Estimated UK Delivery
£8.00

2016 St Helena Five Guinea Gold Proof Coin

This St Helena 2016 Five Guineas Gold Proof Coin commemorates the bicentinary of the end of the Guinea era. The Guinea was equivalent to 21 shillings, which is  equivalent to £1.05 in decimal pounds. 

The proof coin comes encapsulated and housed in a presentation box, along with a certificate of authenticity showing that this coin is number 35 out of 200.

The coin is struck in 22 carat fineness and contains 1.237 troy ounces of gold.

£3,374.46

(VAT Exempt)
Totals are approximate until metal prices are confirmed on the next LBMA fix.

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Gold Guineas

The 2016 gold five guinea is minted to the same weight and size as its original predecessor. It features the shield design from the last five guinea coin struck under King George III.

In keeping with the original 1729 five guinea coin, supplied by the East India Company, the letters E.I.C. can be found under the effigy of HM Queen Elizabeth II.

Obverse

The obverse contains the inscription:

ST HELENA QUEEN ELIZABETH II 2016 5 POUNDS.

The initials of the East India Company can be seen below the effigy of HM Queen Elizabeth II. Special permission to use them was granted by the Royal Household.

Reverse

The reverse features an updated version of the last circulating guinea from George III. The 'spade' features a quarter of the four crests of England and Scotland, France, Hanover and Ireland.

The design was commissioned by the East India Company.

Specification

MetalGold
Gold Weight Troy Ounces1.237
Fineness / Carat0.917 / 22
Mintage Figure200
Date2016
Obverse DesignerRaphael Maklouf
Reverse DesignerUnknown
Issuing Monarch Elizabeth II (1952 - Date)
Mint / BrandEast India Company
CountrySt Helena
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Terms of Sale - Key Points

You can find more information on payment and identification requirements.

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 precious metal 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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Delivery Information

We aim to dispatch orders within 48 hours of receiving cleared funds. Our standard delivery methods are as follows.

Orders over £60 - Fully Insured Delivery.

  • Within the UK and BFPO - Next day fully insured and tracked. Delivery starts from £6. 

Orders under £60

  • Within the UK and BFPO - Royal Mail 2nd Class. Your order will normally arrive within 2-3 working days. Delivery starts from £3.50.

If you wish to have your order sent by an alternative method (e.g., Saturday Guaranteed) please contact +441253343081 for more information. Please note, we will not dispatch high value orders over a bank holiday weekend.

For international delivery, please check with your local customs office for more information on custom duty and taxes.

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Postal Insurance

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. 

  • Orders under £1500 there is no additional fee.
  • Orders over £1500 we charge a fee in order to cover the increasing costs of insurance. For every £1500 we apply a £1 fee. 

If you require any assistance, please do not hesitate to call the showroom on +441253343081 and one of our team can discuss your purchase.