Britannia 2017 1/4 oz Gold Bullion Coin | The Royal Mint

Britannia 2017 Quarter Ounce Gold Bullion Coin

  • New high security radial sunburst background design for 2017
  • Struck in 999.9 fine gold
  • Minted to bullion standard
  • UK legal tender
  • The reverse features the internationally recognised original portrait of Britannia by Philip Nathan
  • CGT exempt in the UK and VAT Free in the UK & European Community
  • UK Goverment assurance of weight and purity

Britannia is a symbol of resilience and strength and in 2017, The Royal Mint commemorates the 30th year since the Britannia bullion design was first released. Sculptor Philip Nathan, the designer of the first Britannia bullion in 1987, envisaged her as a classic and evolving icon. In this new addition to a classic range, she stands firm against a powerful gale which whips around her shield, Corinthian helmet and olive branch. The 2017 design also features a new modern speckled radial sunburst at her back which offers investors an additional level of security.

Britannia represents an enduring Bullion investment. The weight and strength of the coins are verified at the centuries-old annual Trial of the Pyx. Britannia coins are CGT exempt in the United Kingdom and VAT free in the UK and European Community as a UK currency.

Britannia gold coins are also available as a one ounce, half- ounce and tenth-ounce.

Alloy 999.9 fine gold
Weight 7.80g
Diameter 22.00mm
Reverse Designer Philip Nathan
Obverse Designer Jody Clark
Quality Bullion
Year 2017
Pure Metal Type Gold
Pure Metal Content Gold
Fineness 999.9
Packaging Packaged in a single coin capsule
Premium All prices are inclusive of manufacturing premium
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