The sixth design in The Royal Mint's Shengxiào Collection features a mother pig and her piglets in honor of The Year of the Pig. The pig is admired for its kind, gentle and selfless nature.
Limited mintage worldwide of 138,888 coins.
Contains 1 oz of .999 fine Silver.
Coins will be in protective capsules.
Obverse features the guilloche background design.
Obverse: Displays the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, along with the face value of 2 pounds.
Reverse: Features a mother pig and her piglets, against a beautiful night sky backdrop.
Official legal tender backed by British government.
The 2019 Lunar Year of the Pig coin is the twelfth and final sign the Chinese zodiac, before it starts anew with the Year of the Rat in 2020. The Royal Mint’s Shengxiào Collection combines centuries of Chinese tradition with British minting craftsmanship, celebrating the 12 animals of the Chinese Zodiac, or Shengxiào, and their distinctive characteristics and qualities.
Lunar Year of the Pig The Pig is the last sign in the Chinese zodiac in the 12-year Chinese zodiac animal cycle. The Pig is known for being kind and gentle, and calm when facing adversity. The year 2019 is the year of the Earth Pig, known for being communicative and popular. The zodiac sign combined with one of the five elements only comes once every 60-year cycle.
The coin's designer, Harry Brockway, ensured the characteristics of people born in the Year of the Pig translated into the coin's design, evoking the generosity and compassion of the pig. The country home, with smoke rising from the cozy fireplace inside symbolizes the traits of calmness, in conjunction with the night sky above the home. The mother pig with her children symbolizes family, loyalty and generosity.
2019 1 oz St Helena Spade Guinea Coin
Newly introduced in 2018, the Saint Helena Silver Spade Guinea Shield Coin delivers a modern bullion coin with the design of the 1787 Spade Guinea coin issued by the United Kingdom. The shield on the reverse side of the coins bears the Royal Arms of England as used during the reign of King George III.
Arrives inside of protective plastic, mint tubes of 20 coins, or Master Boxes of 400 coins!
2ndrelease of the Saint Helena Spade Guinea!
Contains 1 Troy oz of .999 pure silver in BU condition.
Bears a face value of 1 (GBP) backed by St. Helena.
On the obverse is a depiction of Queen Elizabeth II.
Reverse includes the Spade Guinea shield design.
Each of the individual 2019 1 oz Saint Helena Silver Spade Guinea Shield Coin in this product listing comes to you in Brilliant Uncirculated condition.
The Spade Guinea was a popular gold coin issued by the United Kingdom starting in 1663 and was used around the world through the 18thcentury. The Spade Guinea bore the shield of the British Royal Arms on one side as carried by members of the royal family from the House of Hanover.
On the reverse side of 2019 1 oz Saint Helena Silver Spade Guinea Shield Coins is the image of the British Royal Arms featured on the Spade Guinea coinage in 1787. The shield in this form was carried from 1714 to 1800 after the Act of Settlement 1701. The shield bears the three lilies of France in the upper-right quadrant and the harp of Ireland in the lower-left quadrant. The upper left includes the three lions of England the rampant lion of Scotland. The lower-right quadrant bears the white horse of Hanover as the primary element among three other elements marking the monarchs lands in Brunswick and Luneburg, with the Imperial Crown of the Holy Roman Empire.
The obverse face of 2019 Saint Helena Silver Spade Guinea Shield Coins features the right-profile portrait of Queen Elizabeth II created in 1985 by Raphael Maklouf. This third-generation image depicts the Queen with the Royal Diadem crown. Saint Helena is the second-oldest British Overseas Territory behind Bermuda.
UK Silver Britannia 1 oz 2020
When the ancient Romans raided the shores of the British Isles, they christened the territory Britannia – personifying the territory and its fierce people as a female warrior. Created as a symbol of strength, Britannia has stood as the embodiment of the nation’s ideals and enduring spirit for over 2,000 years.
The 1 oz Silver Britannia Coin is the perfect blend of history, artistry, and investment versatility. Add this iconic beauty to your collection today!
Contains 1 troy oz of .999 fine silver with a face value of 2 pounds.
Real-time prices are locked in at the time of the order.
Fast, free, and discreet shipping in flips or monster boxes.
The obverse showcases mint engraver Jody Clark’s right-profile portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. This is the fifth portrait of Her Majesty to grace UK coinage during her long reign as a British monarch. “ELIZABETH II” is inscribed, along with the coin’s denomination of 2 pounds.
The reverse is to be determined when the Royal Mint unveils the 2020 design. Inscriptions include “BRITANNIA” and the coin’s weight, purity, and year of issue.
About The Royal Mint
Each Silver Britannia coin was produced at The Royal Mint, the world’s oldest and most renowned mint. The Royal Mint has held a tradition of craftsmanship, heritage, and artistry for over 1,100 years. Today the Royal Mint remains the industry-leading manufacturer of currency, coinage, bullion, and medals in the world.
UK Silver Royal Arms 1 oz 2020
The first official Royal Arms of England dates back more than 800 years to the reign of the second Plantagenet King of England. King Richard I, better known as Richard the Lionheart, reigned for a decade at the close of the 12thcentury and is responsible for the adoption of the first official Royal Arms of the kingdom.
Arrives in a protective plastic flip, a mint tube of 25 coins, or a Monster Box of 500 coins!
2ndissue of the 1 oz British Silver Royal Arms coin!
Impressive vision of the Royal Arms of England!
Contains 1 Troy oz of .999 pure silver in BU condition.
Bears a face value of 2 Pound sterling (GBP) backed by the government of Britain.
Queen Elizabeth II features on the obverse.
The Lion of England and Unicorn of Scotland supporting the modern Royal Arms of England.
Designed by Timothy Noad.
Each 2020 1 oz British Silver Royal Arms Coin available to you here today comes with an individual protective plastic flip for purchases of single coins. If you purchase multiples, you will find them offered in mint tubes of 25 coins or Monster Boxes of 500 coins containing a total of 20 tubes. All coins are available as Brilliant Uncirculated specimens.
Prior to the rule of King Richard I, his father King Henry II and other previous Anglo-Saxon and Danish kings used lions in the heraldry. This included the various Anglo-Saxon and Danish kingdoms, as well as the eventual unified English kingdom as established by Alfred the Great. However, Richard I is credited with adopting the Three Lions design that is now recognized globally as a central piece of the Royal Arms of the English monarch.
Queen Elizabeth II is featured on the obverse of all 2020 1 oz British Silver Royal Arms Coins. This right-profile bust of the Queen was developed in 2015 by Jody Clark, the youngest artist ever to create a monarchs bust for the Royal Mint of England. In this design, Her Majesty wears the George IV State Diadem Crown.
Timothy Noad designed the modern depiction of the Royal Arms of England featured on the reverse of these 2020 1 oz British Silver Royal Arms Coin. The Crowned Lion of England supports the shield to the left, while the Unicorn of Scotland supports it on the right. The quartered shield is crowned and features within its quadrants the Three Lions of England in the first and fourth positions, with the Lion of Scotland in the second position and the Harp of Ireland in the third position.
UK Silver Royal Arms 10 oz 2020
In 2019, The British Royal Mint released the first coins in "The Royal Arms" series. It originally featured a 1 oz gold coin and a 1 oz silver coin displaying the British Royal Arms. This year, Bullion Exchanges offers the Royal Mint’s brand-new issue in this series, the 2020 Great Britain 10 oz Silver Royal Arms Coin. This symbolic coin contains .999 fine silver and weighs ten troy ounces. This beautiful British coin comes in Brilliant Uncirculated condition and bears the majestic Royal Arms symbol representing the four nations of the United Kingdom. Don’t miss out on obtaining this superb silver coin!
Dating back to ancient times, the royal coat of arms of the United Kingdom represents absolute authority and military might. Used by the governing British monarch, the Coat of Arms has undergone various changes throughout the years. shown on this coin Making its first appearance on the currency in the 14th century, the royal coat of arms is now used by Her Royal Highness, Queen Elizabeth II.
The obverse of the coin showcases the royal bust of Queen Elizabeth II, designed by Jody Clark. The Queen’s head faces towards the right, adorned with her royal crown and elegant jewelry.
The reverse, designed by Timothy Noad, displays the Royal coat of arms of the United Kingdom. A lion and unicorn are shown leaping out from behind a shield. The shield exhibits the emblem representing the nations of the United Kingdom. The rampant lion represents Scotland, the harp represents Ireland, and the three lions represent England. The phrase ‘Dieu et mon droit’ (‘God and my right’) is inscribed underneath the lion and unicorn. Additionally, the phrase ‘Honi soit qui mal y pense’ (‘shame upon him who thinks evil upon it’) is inscribed upon the shield. The background features a radial line texture which enhances the design’s aesthetic appeal.
Struck from .999 fine silver with a weight of 10 troy oz.
Produced by the British Royal Mint
Brilliant Uncirculated Condition
Legal tender coin with a face value of 10 British Pounds
Backed by the British Government.
Individual coins ship in protective capsules, lots of 15 coins are shipped in official Royal Mint Boxes.
Obverse: Features the bust of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Inscriptions: “Elizabeth II”, “D.G. REG F.D” (Queen by the Grace of God), and the denomination.
Reverse: Displays the present royal coat of arms of Queen Elizabeth II. Inscriptions: “2020”, “Dieu et mon droit”, “Honi soit qui mal y pense”, and the weight and purity of the coin.
UK Silver Britannia Oriental Border 2020
The third and final Oriental Border Silver Britannia is accompanied by a limited mintage of 50,000 coins, which is sure to make this a collector and investor favorite.
The rich design was inspired by the British Trade Dollar but features modern elements such as Philip Nathan's Britannia figure.
Contains 1 oz of .999 fine Silver.
Each coin comes in a protective plastic capsule.
Limited mintage of 50,000 coins.
Eligible forPrecious Metals IRAs.
Features an ornate border in a traditional oriental style.
Obverse: Displays the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, along with the face value of 2 pounds on a guilloche design.
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. The inscription "ONE OUNCE 999 FINE SILVER" appears to the left of the trident, while the text "BRITANNIA" is featured to the right of the trident.
This 2020 Silver Britannia coin would be a great addition to any bullion collection. Add this 2020 1 oz Silver Britannia with Oriental Border coin to your cart today!
Since she first appeared on coins in the Far East in the nineteenth century, Britannia has become a trusted symbol to investors in the Far East, instantly recognizable as the face of the British Trade Dollar.
The Royal Mint has released a special Oriental Border Britannia series, celebrating the expansion of their bullion business to Asia. Struck in fine Silver, Britannia is flanked by an ornate oriental border inspired by the Chinese-themed rooms at Buckingham Palace and the Royal Pavilion in Brighton.