British Gold Sovereign (Average Circulated)

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Product Details

Any quantity only $15.99 per coin over spot!
Gold British Sovereigns have been minted since 1817 and have worldwide popularity and recognition making them a great way to diversify your portfolio.

Each coin contains .2354 oz. AGW (Actual Gold Weight) making the Gold British Sovereign an attractive coin ideal for the fractional Gold bullion investor.

Dates are of our choice, and are limited to availability.


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This photograph illustrates the quality of the coin(s) you will receive, not the exact item. "Random Years" coins will be dates of our choosing.

We provide our customers with a refund and or exchange policy on everything we sell including bullion and certified coins. If for any reason, you have a problem, please feel free to call us. We will always do our best to accommodate you.

Specifications

Product ID: 17
Year: 1880
Grade: Average Circulated
Grade Service: None
Denomination: 1 Sovereign
Mint Mark: None
Metal Content: 0.2354 troy oz
Purity: .9167
Manufacturer: British Royal Mint
Thickness: 1.52 mm
Diameter: 22.1 mm

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British Gold Sovereigns (Random Year) AGW .2354
 
4.8

(based on 16 reviews)

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Pros

  • Recognized brand (7)
  • Value (low premium over spot) (7)
  • Attractive (6)
  • Easy to sell (6)
  • Collectible (lower mintage) (3)

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      I love these coins. The ...

      I love these coins. The ones I received were from 1872-1929. I've also wanted a few of these coins ever since I saw them in the James Bond film "From Russia...Read complete review

      I love these coins. The ones I received were from 1872-1929. I've also wanted a few of these coins ever since I saw them in the James Bond film "From Russia With Love".

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      The sovereign I received ...

      The sovereign I received had a lot of scuff marks on both sides and appeared to have too much wear to be AU. I considered returning it, but decided it was too much effort...Read complete review

      The sovereign I received had a lot of scuff marks on both sides and appeared to have too much wear to be AU. I considered returning it, but decided it was too much effort for a single coin. Hopefully, others in the batch are in better shape.

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      5.0

      My Favorite

      By Eric

      from North Yorkshire, Great Britain

      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Easy to Sell
      • Value (low premium over spot)

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about British Gold Sovereigns (Random Year) AGW .2354:

          I have been a fractual investor since March of 2014. The British Sovereign is a great coin to invest in as it is basically, universally recognized. It is also legal tender with a nominal value of one pound. Although I have purchased and diversified with other products, this on remains my favorite.

          Service and delivery comments:

          Excellent delivery: timely and well-packaged in a discrete container.

           
          5.0

          Outstanding Purchase

          By GJ

          from Alabama

          Pros

          • Attractive Design
          • Easy to Sell
          • Mint Condition
          • Recognized Brand
          • Value (low premium over spot)

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about British Gold Sovereigns (Random Year) AGW .2354:

              I received a 1957 coin in outstanding condition. The coin looks like it's almost never even been touched.

               
              5.0

              Solid Investment

              By David

              from Winnsboro, LA

              Pros

              • Easy to Sell
              • Recognized Brand
              • Value (low premium over spot)

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about British Gold Sovereigns (Random Year) AGW .2354:

                  An excellent way to start investing in Gold. I bought four on the 17th and had them in my hand on the 30th. All were in good shape two of which were near perfect.

                   
                  5.0

                  Great value

                  By David

                  from Winnsboro, LA

                  Pros

                  • Easy to Sell
                  • Recognized Brand
                  • Value (low premium over spot)

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about British Gold Sovereigns (Random Year) AGW .2354:

                      I ordered 4 of these coins and recieved them in a timely fashion. All were different dates 2 of which were perfect, near proof in how they glowed. The other two were ok a little worn but not bad. I shouldn't be so tough on the other two I recieved as they are advertised, but wow the other two I ordered were amazing.

                       
                      5.0

                      Exactly what I asked for

                      By Paula

                      from Northeast Pa.

                      Pros

                      • Attractive Design
                      • Collectible (lower mintage)
                      • Easy to Sell
                      • Mint Condition
                      • Recognized Brand
                      • Value (low premium over spot)

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about British Gold Sovereigns (Random Year) AGW .2354:

                          Absolutely Beautiful and exactly what I asked for! Thank you APMEX, I will certainly be back for more!

                           
                          5.0

                          coins in great condition.

                          By RCITO

                          from Sioux Falls, SD

                          Pros

                          • Attractive Design
                          • Recognized Brand
                          • Value (low premium over spot)

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about British Gold Sovereigns (Random Year) AGW .2354:

                              I like the size of these coin and the conditions are excellent. Appreciate the varied years sent as well

                              Service and delivery comments:

                              prompt delivery and nicely packaged

                              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              4.0

                              A piece of history

                              By Simen

                              from Norway

                              Pros

                              • Attractive Design
                              • Collectible (lower mintage)
                              • Recognized Brand

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                  Comments about British Gold Sovereigns (Random Year) AGW .2354:

                                  A slice of history. I ordered two of these, and both are worn but pretty well preserved - the oldest from 1887. I'd recommend these for collectors, not stackers.

                                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                   
                                  5.0

                                  Amazing coin!

                                  By Art

                                  from San Bernardino, CA

                                  Pros

                                  • Attractive Design
                                  • Collectible (lower mintage)
                                  • Easy to Sell
                                  • Mint Condition
                                  • Recognized Brand
                                  • Value (low premium over spot)

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                      Comments about British Gold Sovereigns (Random Year) AGW .2354:

                                      Excellent coins and a bargain! At first I was not sure about buying a coin with such a strange weight (.2354 oz), but I love the history of this coin. So I did the math (price divided by weight) and got the price of what a theoretical ounce would cost. This turns out to be one of the best deals!
                                      Yes, the coins are not perfect, but still in good condition and I love the design! Each coin comes in its own soft plastic protector that opens on one end.

                                       
                                      5.0

                                      Beautiful coins! I ...

                                      By Craig

                                      from TX

                                      Comments about British Gold Sovereigns (Random Year) AGW .2354:

                                      Beautiful coins! I ordered 4 and they were all different dates. Great job APMEX!

                                      (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                                       
                                      3.0

                                      The sovereign I received ...

                                      By Terrel

                                      from CA

                                      Comments about British Gold Sovereigns (Random Year) AGW .2354:

                                      The sovereign I received had a lot of scuff marks on both sides and appeared to have too much wear to be AU. I considered returning it, but decided it was too much effort for a single coin. Hopefully, others in the batch are in better shape.

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