The ‘Original Maker’, striking coins since 886, The Royal Mint are the world’s leading export mint for both currency and bullion. The Britannia coin, in both gold and silver, has become a much loved investment coin globally. Additionally, collector coins from the Royal Mint have sometimes increased in value by many times, and are seen as a solid investment choice.
This 1/10 oz gold Britannia bullion coin for 2022 is minted by Britain’s national mint, The Royal Mint.
Minted in 99.99% pure gold, the Gold Britannia takes its name and inspiration from ‘ Britannia’, the classical female warrior figure which embodies Britain's strength and seafaring tradition.
The reverse of the 2022 Gold Britannia features a Philip Nathan designed imagery of Britannia standing strong with shield, trident, and olive branch in hand. A latent image, surface animation, tincture lines, and micro text have been included into the design for added security.
The obverse of the gold coin portrays Queen Elizabeth II, in a design by the Royal Mint´s chief engraver Jody Clark. The obverse imagery also contains an intricate guilloche design.
Gold Britannia bullion coins have an official face value of £10 and are non-circulating legal tender in the UK.
The Royal Mint is fully owned by Her Majesty´s Treasury, and each year the Treasury attests to the authenticity and quality of all bullion coins that the Mint produces.