The 1 oz British Silver Britannia coin series began in 1997, and since that time it has quietly become a top seller in the United States. It is recognized for its beautiful design and until 2012 had a limited mintage. In 2013 the Royal Mint began minting the coin on an unlimited basis to meet the expansion of the global bullion market. Although very hard to find and limited availability the coin is also available in several different fractional sizes including a 5 oz version. Beginning in 1921 the coin was minted with security features in the reverse field.
- Minted to meet demand by the British Royal Mint.
- Each coin is 1 Troy ounce of .999 fine silver.
- Beautiful design features Queen Elizabeth II, and Britannia.
- The reverse field includes unique security features.
- 2 Pound sterling face value.
- Available in tubes of 25, and the Monster Box of 500 coins.
The security features on the reverse side of the coin are simply brilliant with micro text in the design and impression lines on the Union Jack shield. In the background there are animations and also includes an animation feature that changes from a padlock, and a trident. The 1 oz British Silver Britannia coin is a modern day marvel and one of the most unique investment grade silver bullion coins in the marketplace.
On the obverse you will find an image of Queen Elizabeth II in a right side profile. It is a beautiful likeness with incredible detail of the Queen and her crown. Also present is the coins face value of 2 Pounds. The coin is fully backed by the British government and is legal tender in the UK. The reverse displays Phillip Nathan’s rendition of Britannia, a female warrior that symbolizes the Royal Navy’s victories at sea. Also present is the year the coin was minted, .999 fine silver, and the coins weight of 1 oz.
The 1 oz British Silver Britannia Coin is a world-class silver bullion coin and represents real wealth in its purest form.