The official gold bullion coin from the Royal Mint of England is the Gold Britannia. Introduced in 1987, the Gold British Britannia is one of the world’s most beautiful coins and it features the same design on the reverse each year. That design of Britannia was created in 1987 by Philip Nathan and features on all gold, silver, and platinum versions of the Britannia Series coins. Right now, 2020 1 oz Gold British Britannia Coins are available to purchase online at Silver.com.
- Ships to you inside of individual flips, tubes of 10 coins, or Monster Boxes of 100 coins!
- 34th issue year for the Gold British Britannia coins!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .9999 fine gold in BU condition.
- Bears a face value of 100 (GBP) backed by the government of Britain.
- Obverse field offers a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
- Reverse includes the powerful image of Britannia.
Each 2020 1 oz Gold British Britannia Coin in this listing is available to purchase individually inside of a protective plastic flip. The coins are offered in multiples of 10 coins housed in tubes of Monster Boxes of 100 coins housed in 10 tubes of 10 coins. Each individual 2020 Gold Britannia is in Brilliant Uncirculated condition.
The coins in the Gold Britannia Series debuted in 1 oz weights with 22-karat gold. This continued through 2012. Starting in 2013, the Royal Mint boosted the gold content of British Britannias to .9999 fine gold content. The 2013 coin was a larger, thinner version for that year only with a 38.61 mm diameter. Since 2014, these 1 oz Gold Britannia coins have a standardized diameter of 32.69 mm.
On the reverse of 2020 Gold British Britannia Coins is a depiction of Britannia. The female personification of Britain, her figure stands along the coast with a trident in her right hand granting her control over the seas. Her left hand rests on a shield that has the Union Jack emblazoned upon its surface. The background field has a stunning radial sunburst design for enhanced security against counterfeiting.
The obverse of 2020 1 oz Gold British Britannia Coins includes the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II. Her Majesty is depicted here in right-profile relief in a fifth-generation design from Jody Clark. This design showcases the Queen at the age of 89 as she wears the Royal Diadem crown on her head. On this side of the coin, the Royal Mint uses a guilloche background element for security against counterfeiting.
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