Weight (grams): Ounce
Pure silver content (grams): 31.10348
Dimensions: 38.61mm diameter
The 2021 Britannia 1oz silver coin, containing 31.1 grams of fine silver - a purity of 999 parts per thousand. This coin is part of the first generation of new extra-secure bullion coins from The Royal Mint, with added security features built into the design including a new holographic spot on the coin's reverse.
The 2021 Britannia £2 silver coin is a legal tender coin in the UK, and is therefore Capital Gains Tax Free (CGT Exempt). Please note that VAT does have to be paid per UK law on these coins.
This is real treasure, it has a face value of £2 but the silver bullion is the real value. This makes a beautiful and valuable gift that will always be worth it's weight in the precious metal.
The reverse features Britannia; a human depiction of Britain from the Roman era. The coin shows her with a trident, and has a new background effect to mimic waves which doubles as an anti-counterfeit measure.
The obverse side of the coin bears Her Majesty The Queen's portrait, as created by Jody Clark and introduced in 2015. The Queen is wearing the King George IV State Diadem - the crown worn for the State Opening of Parliament - as well as special Diamond Jubilee drop pearl earrings.
Britania Silver Coins are ideal for investment. There is no capital gains tax on UK silver coins. With a face value of £2, these coins are legal tender but of course the real value is in the silver. The value ofSilver is set to boom so this coin is a beautiful gift that anyone will love