How do I sell my gold coins UK?
Looking to sell gold coins? We buy gold coins and bars at market-leading prices. Simply call us on 0121 634 8060 for a valuation, based on the live spot price. We recommend using Royal Mail Special Delivery to post your item(s) securely for insured delivery.
Who makes coins in the UK?
The Royal Mint
The Royal Mint (RM) is the world’s leading export mint, making coins and medals for an average of 60 countries every year. However, its first responsibility is to make and distribute United Kingdom coins as well as to supply blanks and official medals. RM works with HM Treasury.
Which coins are there most of in circulation in the UK?
The 50 pence is Britain’s most collectable coin and provides the ideal canvas for commemorative designs – with more than 50 different versions released into circulation since 1969. The famous 2009 Kew Gardens 50p remains the most coveted coin in circulation, with a mintage of just 210,000.
Where are coins made in the UK?
the Royal Mint
British coins are minted by the Royal Mint in Llantrisant, Wales. The Royal Mint also commissions the coins’ designs.
Where is the best place to sell coins UK?
The best place to sell these types of coins is eBay.
Who pays the most for gold coins?
If you have gold coins that you’d like to sell, we recommend Abe Mor Diamond Cutters. They offer competitive prices for gold coins, bars and other items. Shipping is free, payment is fast and your gold is fully insured throughout the process for peace of mind.
Are gold coins a good investment?
Advantages to buy gold coins Gold is a bulwark against inflation. You don’t have to pay capital gains tax until you sell. Nobody has to know you have it – if that matters to you. In worst-case financial scenarios, such as massive currency devaluation, you can use gold and silver to buy and sell.
Is London mint Office legit?
The London Mint Office is a British mail order private company, which markets collectible coins. The London Mint Office was established in 2006, with headquarters in Camberwell, and is a member of the Direct Marketing Association (DMA) since 2009.
What fifty pences are worth money?
What are the top 10 rarest and most valuable 50p coins?
- Kew Gardens – £721. The Kew Gardens 50p can be sold for hundreds of poundsCredit: PA.
- Triathlon – £16. These 50p pieces are one of the rarest going.
- Wrestling – £16.
- Judo – £18.25.
- Olympics Football – £25.
- Tennis – £6.
- Hockey – £5.60.
- Rowing – £5.50.
Is the Royal Mint real?
The Royal Mint is a government-owned mint that produces coins for the United Kingdom. Operating under the legal name The Royal Mint Limited, the mint is a limited company that is wholly owned by Her Majesty’s Treasury and is under an exclusive contract to supply all the nation’s coinage.
What is the heaviest UK coin?
The Royal Mint has produced a 10kg (22lb) gold coin, the biggest in its 1,100-year history. It took 400 hours to produce the coin – described by the Mint as a “masterwork” – including four days of polishing. The coin has already been sold.