2013 Great Britain 1/10 oz Gold Britannia BU

2013 Great Britain 1/10 oz Gold Britannia BU

In 2013, for the first time the Gold Britannia is struck in .9999 fine gold! This new specification combined with its tradition and integrity, gives the 2013 1/10 oz gold Britannia a new life for the coin collectors of the world.

Protect your Gold Britannia with this clear plastic capsule or display it in style by adding an attractive presentation box to your order. You can even add a beautiful coin bezel to turn your Gold Britannia into fine jewelry.

Britannia, the female personification of the British Isles, takes her name from an ancient term for Great Britain and has been a popular figure since the 1st century, when she was first depicted on Roman coinage under the rule of Emperor Hadrian. Illustrated as a goddess, Britannia resembles the Roman figure Boudica. Britannia first appeared on British coins in 1672, when she graced the farthing. She was a firm fixture on coins from this point onwards, appearing on pennies issued under every monarch from 1797 until decimalization, when she was chosen to appear on the 50 pence coin until 2008.

Over the years, the image of Britannia has altered slightly, with her maritime links being emphasized by switching her spear to a trident. Britannia is seen as a symbol of British unity, liberty and strength, meaning she resurfaces during particularly challenging times. Like Columbia in the U.S. and Marianne in France, Britannia becomes more prominent in times of war or when national pride is booming.

In 1987, Britannia’s image graced the new Gold bullion coin minted by the Royal Mint known as the Gold Britannia. These Gold coins have since grown in popularity as an investment and a collector’s piece. Gold Britannias are available in sizes as small as 1/20 oz and as large as 5 oz Gold coins. In 1997, the Royal Mint expanded this design to a Silver bullion coin known as the Silver Britannia. Over time, both the Gold Britannia and Silver Britannia have experienced changes in design and an increase in metal purity, making them major players in the modern coin market.

Customer Reviews of 2013 Great Britain 1/10 oz Gold Britannia BU
2013 Great Britain 1/10 oz Gold Britannia BU
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By  william

from montgomery,alabama

5.0

THIS IS THE SHYDSNYTE GLORIOUS GOLD OF THE QUEEN 9999 AND TRULY FINE SINCERELY,WILLIAM

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • One Time Only New Obverse
  • Collectible (lower mintage)
  • Mint Condition
  • Easy to Sell
  • New Design

this is the bomb

By  william

from montgomery,alabama

5.0

this is a very magical, Britannia's are hard to score at a good price i got mine the gold is good and the silver proof rocks as well this is the one time 2013 .9999 fine gold sincerely,william "the joker"

Pros

  • Recognized Brand
  • Easy to Sell
  • Mint Condition
  • Attractive Design
  • Collectible (lower mintage)

Cons

  • Expensive But Worth It

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