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2017 UK Coin £2 BU Jane Austen

This 2017 £2 coin commemorates the work of renowned author, Jane Austen. Issued in 2017, this coincides with the 200th anniversary of her death. This 2017 Jane Austen £2 brilliant uncirculated coin comes in a colourful presentation folder.

 

£9.25

(Inc. VAT)

£7.71

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

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Jane Austen was born on 16 December, 1775, in Steventon Rectory, Hampshire. This British novelist is famous for writing about the British gentry and their whims and foibles. During this period women were encouraged to marry well to provide security for their future. Jane Austen's best known works include Pride and Prejudice, Sense and Sensibility, Mansfield Park and Emma, these novels are still as popular today.

The packaging of the coin features oak leaves which were worn by Jane Austen on her pelisse coat. 

We also sell the silver proof and gold proof version of this two pound coin.

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Obverse

Jody Clark's fifth coinage portrait of Queen Elizabeth II appears on the obverse of the £2 coin. 

Reverse

The inspiration behind the design was the Regency-era as well as the Jane Austen portrait held at London's National Portrait Gallery. 

The reverse was designed by the Royal Mint designer, Dominique Evans. It is her first circulating coin design. 

 

 

Specification

Denomination £2
Alloy Inner: Cupro-Nickel  Outer: Nickel Brass
Finish Brilliant Uncirculated
Diameter 28.40mm
Weight 12g
Reverse Designer Dominique Evans
Obverse Designer Jody Clark
Edge Inscription THERE IS NO DOING WITHOUT MONEY
Mint The Royal Mint
Mintage  N/A
Terms & Delivery

Terms of Sale - Key Points

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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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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. 
  • International - Royal Mail International Signed / Royal Mail International Tracked / Royal Mail International Tracked and Signed For. Items sent via this method will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £15.

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.
  • International - Royal Mail International Standard. Your order will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £6.

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 < £1500 there is no additional fee
  • Orders > £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.