British Silver Landmarks Of Britain
- Debut: 2017
- Silver Fineness: 99.9%
- Tax Status: No sales tax or VAT
- Mint: Royal Mint
Buy British Silver Landmarks Of Britain coin online. Landmarks of Britain is a series of silver bullion coins produced in the United Kingdom. The first coin was released in 2017 while the second and third coins were minted in 2018. The coin has a maximum mintage of 50,000.
The British Silver Landmarks Of Britain coin was minted by the Royal Mint, a government owned mint which produces silver coins for the United Kingdom. It is a limited company that is wholly owned by Her Majesty’s Treasury and is under an exclusive contract to supply all the United Kingdom’s coinage. Since it is a legal tender, no taxes are imposed. Thus, traders of the coin are free from sales tax or VAT.
The 1 troy ounce coin has a diameter of 38.61 millimeters and an aggregate weight of 31.21 millimeters. With its milled edge, the coin has a composition of .999 fine silver. The obverse of the coin features the effigy of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, created by Royal Mint designer Jody Clark. The Queen faces the right side of the coin whilst wearing the crown she wore during her coronation in 1953. The inscription “ELIZABETH II • D • G • REG • F • D • 2 POUNDS •” surrounds the image of Her Majesty from the top-right side of the coin, clockwise. Below the effigy of the Queen, initials of Jody Clark are engraved- “J.C”
The reverse of the British Silver Landmarks Of Britain coin differs from one coin to another. For the 2017 Silver Landmark of Britain, the reverse featured a design of Big Ben; the nickname to the Great Bell of the clock at the North end of the Palace of Westminster. The second and third coins feature the Tower Bridge and Trafalgar Square respectively. These contemporary designs celebrate major locations of the United Kingdom bringing life to the iconic architecture and features that have shaped the nation. The fourth and the final release, the 2019 edition, portrays the Buckingham Palace: the home of the British monarchy, including Her Majesty. The inscription “BUCKINGHAM PALACE • 2019 • 1 OZ ‘999’ FINE SILVER” is engraved along the periphery, from the bottom-left side of the coin to the bottom-right side of the coin, clockwise. You can buy British Silver Landmarks Of Britain coin online free from sales tax or VAT.
The Royal Mint
|Country of Origin
Landmarks Of Britain
|Pure Silver Content
1 Troy oz
999 fine silver