2021 Half Ounce Gold Britannia.
Struck from 999.9 fine gold (24 carat), these Britannia coins contain half a troy ounce of gold. The coins are sold at low premiums over the live gold price. They are the first Britannias to feature new, enhanced security features.
This coin comes loose and you can add a 28mm capsule to your order in the basket.
The 2021 Britannia coins are the first to feature some new, high-tech security features from The Royal Mint.
The coins feature micro-text, a latent image, tincture lines and surface animation to ensure they are some of the most visually secure bullion coins on the market.
The obverse of the coin shows the Jody Clark portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. This is the fifth coinage portrait to be used on UK coins.
The text reads:
ELIZABETH II · D · G · REG · F · D · 100 POUNDS
The reverse of the coin shows the iconic 'standing Britannia' image by Philip Nathan.
BRITANNIA 2021 1/2 oz 999.9 FINE GOLD
This 2021 coin has the addition of new security features. These include a small latent image on the bottom-left. Acting as a hologram, it changes between a trident and a padlock, depending on the angle the coin is held.
A small micro-text border can be seen around Britannia. It says "DECUS ET TUTAMEN", which translates to “an ornament and a safeguard".
The field now features surface animation - micro-waves which create lines, showing a pattern in the background. Tincture lines have also been added to show colours and patterns on the metal.
|Weight / Size||0.5 Ounce|
|Gold Weight Troy Ounces||0.5|
|Fineness / Carat||0.9999 / 24|
|Obverse Designer||Jody Clark|
|Reverse Designer||Philip Nathan|
|Issuing Monarch||Elizabeth II (1952 - Date)|
|Mint / Brand||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 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.
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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.
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