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Discover more information about British coinage, Britannias, soverreigns and Krugerrands. We cover everything from recent issues to old collectable and rare pieces.
Lawrence Chard - 11 Sep 2016
The sovereign is Britain’s most popular gold coin and is probably the most famous gold bullion coin, both historically and globally. Published - October 2016.
Juliana Chard - 25 Apr 2018
The cheapest way to buy gold sovereigns is to buy our secondary market sovereigns.
Juliana Chard - 13 Feb 2018
Complete gold sovereigns date list showing clearly which dates exist, which dates do not exist, rare dates, and other notes.
Ian Davis - 12 Feb 2018
As leading UK dealers since 1964, we are always keen and eager to buy gold sovereigns
Ian Davis - 25 Oct 2017
It depends. If you are looking to get the most gold for your money, old sovereigns (secondary market sovereigns) sold as bullion coins are the best option for gold investors.
Ian Davis - 5 Oct 2018
If you choose to invest in popular products, the demand may outweigh supply. We give you a chance to fix when the price is right for you even if they're not in stock.
Ian Davis - 13 Feb 2018
Learn more about gold Britannia coins from Chard coin and bullion dealer for over 50 years! We cover the technical specification, designs, tax status and more!
Lawrence Chard - 20 Nov 2016
We celebrate 30 years of the Britannia; the world's most beautiful investment coin
Juliana Chard - 29 Oct 2018
We take a look at this famous coin and how the designs have changed over the years.
Juliana Chard - 9 Nov 2018
Britannia silver is comprised of 95.84% silver and the balance usually made up with copper..
Lawrence Chard - 9 Nov 2018
Britannia appeared on silver 'Britannia' bullion coins in 1997, and these are now issued every year, with a new design in alternate years..
Britannia appeared on platinum 'Britannia' bullion coins in 1997, and these are now issued every year, with a new design in alternate years...
Juliana Chard - 12 Nov 2018
South African Krugerrands were first minted and issued in 1967. We provide a comprehensive information page with everything you need to know!
Ian Davis - 1 Aug 2016
The Krugerrand remains one of the world's most traded gold bullion coin. Read More. Published - August 2016.
Ian Davis - 26 Feb 2018
Learn more about gold Krugerrands, click through to read more
Ian Davis - 9 Sep 2018
However you spell Krugerrands they spell out an efficient way to purchase gold at a low premium.
Ian Davis - 16 Jul 2018
We buy all types of gold coin including the Krugerrand, Britannia and Sovereign. We offer some of the best prices as 'Bullion Dealer of the Year' 2018!
It seems that we gave out misinformation about the number of serrations on the edge of a Krugerrand, and every 'expert' in the world blindly copied us...
Lawrence Chard - 3 Dec 2018
A brief history of coinage in Britain, from the Iron Age to the Present Day. We are numismatists and coin dealers based in Blackpool, England.
Juliana Chard - 3 Dec 2018
We came across a poem called 'Coin', Edwin Morgan, about a Scottish coin...
Lawrence Chard - 8 Aug 2018
In 1816, Britain was in the grip of a financial crisis!
Lawrence Chard - 21 Sep 2018
Common names of British coin denominations
Juliana Chard - 21 Sep 2018
Complete table of British coin denominations (names) and face values in alphabetical order. Over 120 listed with first date & reign.
A glossary of terms used in numismatics and everyday use relating to coins.
Adam Hopkin - 8 Oct 2019
Sir Thomas Brock’s arguably most recognised work is his portrait of Queen Victoria which appears on all British coins from 1883 to the queen’s death in 1901.
Adam Hopkin - 7 Oct 2019
For popular collectable coins, proof sets and rare coins, issue limits and mintage figures are often implemented to bolster their appeal and in turn demand.
Ian Davis - 26 Jun 2019
Parthia was an implacable enemy of Rome, and unlike most of Rome's enemies, was never subdued or conquered by the Romans. Click to read more about Parthian empire and coins.
A brief history of Ireland & Irish coinage...
A brief history and outline of the development of a Scottish coinage system, including units, merks, ryals, bawbees, and more...
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