These random 1 oz Silver Britannia coins, from year to year, feature different Britannia designs on the reverse. Produced by the Royal Mint, the Silver Britannia coin is UK legal tender and has a face value of 2 pounds.
- Coins produced prior to 2013 are .958 fine, while coins issued 2013 to date are .999 fine.
- Each coin contains 1 ounce of Silver.
- Coin comes in protective packaging.
- Obverse: An effigy of Queen Elizabeth II.
- Reverse: A depiction of the legendary figure of Britannia.
- Guaranteed by the British government.
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Dates and conditions on these random year coins will be of our choosing and may or may not vary, determined by stock on hand. Items may also contain privy marks or gilding.
The Great Britain Silver Britannia Coin
The?Silver Britannia coins?feature the internationally recognized figure of Britannia standing firm against a powerful gale. This image has symbolized Britain’s strength and integrity on coinage since Roman times. New for 2021, the design of the coin has incorporated additional security features including surface animation, a latent image, tincture lines, and micro text to provide an added layer of security. In addition to individual coins, Silver Britannias can be purchased in mint tubes of 25 or sealed 500 coin Monster Boxes.
The Great Britain Britannia Coin Series
First released as?1 oz Gold Britannia coins?in 1987, The Royal Mint began producing the 1 oz Silver Britannia coin in 1997 as a Proof, and then as a bullion coin in 1998. The coins minted from 1998 to 2012 contain .958 fine Silver, and beginning in 2013, bullion issues became the first to contain .999 fine Silver. Today, the coin series is released yearly in several sizes in Gold and?Platinum Britannia coins, along with the?Silver Britannias?coins in both Brilliant Uncirculated and limited mintage?Proofs.