Britannia a symbol intertwined in our history for centuries.
Made with .958 Silver known as ‘Britannia Silver’
The illustrious heroine, conceived by the Romans.
Embraced by the nation she represents.
This coin issued in 2010 depicts our national heroine , strong and courageous.
Ever watchful, and protective.
Comes complete Certificate of Authenticity, box and cardboard sleeve.
Metal: .958% Silver
Quality: Brilliant Uncirculated
Denomination: Two Pounds
Diameter: 40.00 mm
Weight: 32.45 grams
Reserve Designer: Suzie Zamit
Obvserve Designer: Ian Rank-Broadley
In 1282, the coins struck by the Royal Mint were independently and rigorously checked to determine their quality and fineness, It is known as the Trial of the Pyx and today over 700 years later, it still takes place. Every year an independent jury, sworn in by the Queen’s Remembrancer, ascertains whether the coins made by the Royal Mint are of the correct weight, diameter and composition required by law.This means you can rest assured that the coin or coins in your possession are of the highest quality.
- please note there is slight damage to the inner box on 2 corners, see photo’s