This coin was the first time a United Kingdom bullion coin has been struck in platinum and was the first platinum investment product to be available from The Royal Mint. This coin contains one troy ounce of 999.5 fine platinum and as it is UK legal tender, this coin is also capital gains tax exempt. Both the obverse and reverse of the coin have been designed by British Coin Designer, Jody Clark, the creator of the latest definitive portrait of The Queen on UK coinage.

Key Points:
Struck to bullion standard
One troy ounce of 999.5 fine platinum
The first platinum bullion coin available from The Royal Mint
Exempt from capital gains tax for UK residents
Individually packaged in a single coin capsule


The Queen's Beasts 2017 The Lion 1 oz Platinum Bullion Coin

Specification Value
Denomination £100
Alloy 999.5 Fine Platinum
Diameter 32.69mm
Reverse Designer Jody Clark
Obverse Designer Jody Clark
Specification Value
Quality Bullion
Year 2017
Pure Metal Type Platinum
Pure Metal Content 1 Troy Oz
Fineness 999.5
Packaging Single Coin Capsule
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