British Gold Coins
Since 1886, the Royal Mint has been manufacturing coins for the United Kingdom. In addition to circulating coinage for the U.K., the Royal Mint also mints coins for other countries as well as many commemorative items. In the categories below, you will find both bullion and collectible Gold items from The Royal Mint. Considered the world’s leading export mint, The Royal Mint holds true to its first priority of minting and distributing British sovereign coins
for the U.K. Having stood the test of time, the Royal Mint is renowned worldwide for the quality and beauty found in its products. Many of the British Gold coins created by The Royal Mint are either historical artifacts themselves or contain historic designs. APMEX carries a wide range of products from The Royal Mint, including Royal Mint Gold bars
and coins. We make it easy to buy Gold coins from The Royal Mint.
We also carry collectible pieces which commemorate historic British events, such as the Gold Brexit coin
from The Royal Mint. Our selection of British Gold coins for sale includes: Gold Britannia Coins
from The Royal Mint: Introduced by The Royal Mint in 1987, the Britannia coins
have played a significant role in the coin market. Gold Britannias are issued in 1, 1/2, 1/4, and 1/10 oz sizes with face values in British pounds (£) of £100, £50, £25, and £10, respectively. They are .9167 fine Gold and are legal tender in Great Britain. Until 1990, the Gold Britannia was alloyed with copper. However, beginning in 1990, the coins have been alloyed with Silver, which gives those issued since 1990 a lighter yellow color than the earlier Britannias. In 2013, the fineness increased to .9999 fine.
British Sovereign Gold Coins from The Royal Mint: Gold
sovereign coins from The Royal Mint gives you a peek into the nation's rich history. Designed with portraits of royalty and stature, to look back at this historic currency almost reflects a timeline of Western civilization.