2017 Great Britain 1 oz Silver Britannia (MintDirect® Premier)
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- Why Buy Silver
Philip Nathan's classic Britannia design features a new anti-counterfeiting background in this new design issued for the Silver Britannia's 20th anniversary.
APMEX individually seals each MintDirect® Premier coin to ensure the authenticity and condition after the coins are removed directly from the mint boxes. Each coin is placed in a protective, non-reactive plastic polymer authentication card to protect your coin’s finish. This process seals the coin within the card, creating a tamper-evident package that guarantees your investment indefinitely. Learn more about the tamper-evident process here.
- Contains 1 oz of .999 fine Silver.
- Packaged in RF welded plastic polymer case (2 1/2" x 3 1/4"), protecting the coin's finish, with included authentication card.
- Celebrates 20 years of the Silver Britannia's tradition and legacy.
- Features a new radial sunburst design that adds anti-counterfeiting protection to your investment.
- Obverse: Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, along with the face value of 2 pounds.
- Reverse: Features the internationally recognized figure of Britannia standing firm against a powerful gale. Her image has symbolized Britain’s strength and integrity on coinage since Roman times.
- Sovereign coin backed by the British government.
Secure your Silver Britannia by adding an attractive display box to your order.
This 2017 Silver Britannia coin would be a great addition to any bullion collection or an ideal gift for a loved one. Add this 2017 1 oz Silver Britannia to your cart today!
Each year, The British Royal Mint introduces coins with the new year's date on them. New dies are engraved, prepared and deployed to strike the coins for each year.
The coin dies wear down over thousands of strikes, causing the details of the engraved die that transfers to the newly struck coin to flatten, diminishing the quality of the finished coin below standards. At this point, the dies are replaced. For each minting press, new dies may be required multiple times each year.
Once the new dies are installed, the strike quality (the detail transferred to the newly struck coin) returns to its maximum. There is no public notice that dies are changed, and each minting press changes dies at different times required by die wear.
Because each new year brings new dies, APMEX has designated all products delivered by The British Royal Mint during the first 30 days of their issuance that go through the MintDirect® process as MintDirect® Premier.
APMEX individually seals each MintDirect® Premier coin to ensure that the authenticity and condition of each coin is protected after they are removed directly from the mint tubes. Each coin is placed in a protective authentication card composed of a non-reactive plastic polymer to protect your coin’s finish.
The sealing process seals the coin within the authentication card, creating a tamper-evident package that will guarantee your investment indefinitely. If the tamper-evident package has been opened in any way, you will know it. After the process is completed, the coin in the tamper-evident package is removed from the machine and checked to ensure that the quality of the packaging meets our exacting standards. You now have a finished 2017 1 oz Silver Britannia MintDirect® Premier Single.
By using this process, APMEX can guarantee that the coins you receive are authentic and in the exact condition as they were when they left The British Royal Mint. The MintDirect® process gives investors confidence in their purchase, knowing that they can buy, hold or sell an authentic coin — guaranteed.
Note: The MintDirect® process does not guarantee protection from spotting or tarnishing that normally occurs in chemically active metals, such as Gold, Silver and Platinum.
Silver Britannia Coins are Popular Strikes with the Royal British MintThe Royal British Mint produces popular Silver coins that buyers and collectors seek every year. The Silver Britannia coins followed the success of the Gold Britannia coins. First minted in 1997, these coins feature Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the image of Britannia. Collectors from all over the world buy these coins to complement their Silver collection or investment. 2017 Silver Britannias have a security feature to prevent counterfeiting and ensure you have a quality and highly valued coin.
Receive Freshly Minted 2017 Silver Britannia CoinsThe MintDirect® Premier Single ensures you receive the coin within 30 days of issuance from the Mint. The quality of the coin is on display because there is minimal handling, preventing coin damage. Silver buyers can own a .999 fine Silver coin at competitive prices. These coins are an amazing product to own because they are popular and high in quality. The MintDirect® 2017 Silver Britannias will add value to any Silver collection. Order your MintDirect® Premier Single today.
90% of reviewers recommend this product
Posted By:Get out of dodge
From:Los Angeles, CA
Date:Feb 3, 2017
I gave three stars strictly on my personal view. The coins came as advertised, brand spanking new with the mint first packaging. Not a flaw on them, I just don't like they way they look. Too shiny for me. They remind me of the chocolate coins I ate as a kid. I prefer the silver eagles and Canadian maple leafs. I won't be buying these again but I wouldn't dissuade my friends if they wish to purchase.
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Date:Feb 1, 2017
Once again Apmex delivers on a good price over spot and fast shipping. However for being a mint direct premier coin it had a big scuff mark right in the center of the coin. Every time I look at it, it is the first thing that draws my eye. In my opinion I bought a mint direct premier cull!
- Value (low premium over spot)
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- Poor Condition
Merchant response: Per our satisfaction guarantee, our Returns Dept will contact you soon.
Date:Jan 2, 2017
Bought this little packet for something different. First 2017 coin for me so far. I so badly want to take it out of the plastic but ill fight the urge. So Mint, so clean, quite happy with the purchase. Next is onto some stackables for me. Thanks Apmex, Happy New Year everyone!!!
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