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Modern Collectible Coinage 

With the Olympics now a precious memory, enhance your investment portfolio with some gold and silver of your own. Further gold may be found on the 'Later Milled' page.

Royal MInt Gold Proof Half-Sovereign 2000


This boxed half-sovereign issued by the Royal Mint in 2000, is made from 916.7 fineness gold of the highest quality. The proof, mint FDC (fleur-de-coin) finish is preserved by its plastic capsule. The proof finish is a testiment to the Royal Mint's highest finish only preserved for its best coins.



Only 7,458 were issued. Comes with Royal mint box, but without its original certificate, but a History Coin's certificate of authenticity.


Weight: 3.99g

Diameter: 19.3mm



£220 (+P&P to UK only, other locations please ask first)

1/40th Ounce Gold Britannia in a Presentation Folder, 2014


Only 9,650 editions of this limited presentation pack were issued by the Royal Mint. At a forthieth of an ounce, that is 0.8g, this is the smallest coin the modern mint has produced and makes the perfect present.



The quality is of the highest level, being proof and in mint condition and in 999.9 gold fineness. It is encapsulated and depicts the 2014 stunning embodiment of Britannia by Jody Clark.

Diameter: 8mm



£120 (P&P FREE to UK, other locations please ask)


1/10th Ounce Gold Britannia, Issued to Commemorate the 10th Anniversary of the Britannia Range, 1997




Only 5,000 of these proof gold coins were issued for general distribution and comes in its original Royal Mint box from 1997 along with its certificate numbered only 36! The depiction of Britannia as a charioteer, designed by Philip Nathan, is stunning, 

The face value of this coin is £10, but has a minimum of a 1/10th of an ounce of finest gold, that's 3.412g, and a diameter of 16.5 mm.


Comes boxed and in a capsule for protection, with original certificate.



£260 (+P&P to UK, other locations please ask first)

UK One Pound Coins in Silver, Proof FDC, with Certificate & Box


A choice of silver coins from either the Royal Arms design for 1998, the Scottish Lion design for 1999, or the Irish Celtic Cross design for 2001, or the very special English Three Lion design with 'Frosted Finish' for 2002.


All four coins £165 (P&P FREE to UK, others ask)


All are 9.5g of .925g silver to the proof standard except for the extra frosted finish of the 2002 coin.


Protected in a capsules and are in their original boxes with certificates produced by the Royal Mint. 

Royal arms £35       Scottish Lion £35


Select just one or all four coins from the drop down list. Postage will be calculated once the number is known, all four will be postage free to UK. Other locations please request a postage calculation prior to ordering. Only 1 of each available, so don't delay!


Irish Cross £35        Frosted 3 Lions £65

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