British Gold The Royal Arms
- Debut: 2019
- Gold Fineness: 99.99%
- Tax Status: No sales tax or VAT
- Mint: Royal Mint
Buy British Gold The Royal Arms Coins Online. The Royal Mint, a government-owned mint that produces coins for the United Kingdom, manufactured the bullion coin in 2019. The 24-carat coin is not produced limitedly. The one-ounce Royal Arms Gold coin has a diameter and a thickness of 32.69 and 1.8 millimeters, respectively. It has an aggregate weight of 31.1035 grams and a gold purity of 99.99%. With its serrated edge, it has face value of 100 pounds.
The obverse side depicts the effigy of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II which was designed by Jody Clark. The Queen faces the right profile of the coin wearing the crown she wore for her coronation in 1953. Beneath the Queen’s portrait, the initials of the designer, “J.C”, are inscribed. The text “ELIZABETH II • D • G • REG • F • D • 100 POUNDS • “is engraved along the periphery from the top side of the coin clockwise. The initials “D •G • REG • F • D •” stands for: Dei Gratia Regina Fidei Defensor, which translates to “By the Grace of God, Queen, Defender of Faith” in English.
The reverse of the coin features the Royal Arms, the cornerstone of British coinage for centuries, which stands for strength and majesty of the monarchy of the United Kingdom. The coin features the historic design in celebration of the royal family and its coat of arms. The coat of arms depicts a quartered shield which was originally designed by Eric Sewell, bearing the three lions of England; the rampant lion of Scotland and the harp of Ireland. The shield is supported by the Lion of England on the left side, and the Unicorn of Scotland on the right side. The inscription “HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE” surrounds the shield-the motto of the Order of the Garter, which translates to ‘Shame on Him Who Thinks Evil of It’. The size of the coin and the gold purity are engraved at the lower part of the coin- “1 OZ FINE GOLD 999.9”.
Since no tax is imposed on the coin, collectors and investors can buy British Gold The Royal Arms Coins Online exempt from sales tax. Also, UK residents are free from capital gains tax.
The Royal Mint
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The Royal Arms
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1 Troy oz
999.9 fine gold / 24 carat gold