The gold half-sovereign coin is a historical British gold coin that holds a denomination of half a full sovereign. The half-sovereign has a weight of 3.99 grams and a diameter of 19.3 mm. It is made of 22-carat gold, which means that it is 91.67% pure gold. This gold coin was originally minted in England during the Tudor period, throughout the 16th century. The half sovereign was introduced in 1544, but the modern version of the coin we’ve come to know and cultivate today was first minted in 1817, and has been in continuous production ever since. Except for a brief hiatus during World War I and World War II.
The modern Gold Half-Sovereign coin, which is produced by the Royal Mint, an official partner of Hatton Garden Metals boasts an obverse featuring the portrait of the current reigning British monarch, while the reverse side displays the renowned image of Saint George slaying the dragon. The design of the coin has remained largely unchanged over the years, though some modified designs and special commemorative editions have been produced. The current monarch King Charles III is shown on the latest half sovereign, available from Hatton Garden Metals.
Hatton Garden Metals stocks a huge range of Half sovereign coins , you can select from the Best Value Half Sovereign, picked from the extensive range of coins we have available at the lowest premium, or you can choose the exact date of the coin you would like by browsing through our available our dated coins. We are additionally able to offer a range of boxed sets and certified coins available at Hatton Garden Metals.
The Gold Half-Sovereign coin is a highly sought after and valuable asset for collectors and investors alike. Its small size and historical significance make it a popular option for those who wish to own a piece of British history, while its high gold content makes it a valuable investment that can provide a hedge against inflation. The Half Sovereign is one of the most popular investment and collectable items we sell at Hatton Garden Metals.
The Gold Half-Sovereign. coin is a popular investment vehicle for individuals who want to invest in physical gold in small denominations. It is relatively affordable compared to larger gold coins and bars, making it accessible for everyday investors. Additionally, gold half sovereigns have a long-standing history of being used for trade and investment. They have been in use for more than 400 years, which makes them a trusted and reliable investment option. Gold Half-Sovereign. coins are also recognized and accepted globally, which ensures that investors can easily sell and trade them anywhere in the world.
The coins' value is based on their weight and purity of gold, which ensures that they hold value over time. In addition to their investment appeal, gold half sovereign coins are also considered to be collectible items. Collectors value these coins for their historical significance, rarity, and beauty.
Hatton Garden Metals is proud to offer the highest possible prices when you decide you want to sell your investment. Whether it is the half sovereign we have highlighted above or any further gold or silver coins, you can be assured you will always find the best prices at Hatton Garden Metals.