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Gold Sovereigns

The Gold Sovereign is one of the most readily recognised coins in the world. Produced by The Royal Mint at Llantrisant, South Wales from 22 Carat 916.7 ‘Crown Gold’, the Gold Sovereign is attractive to investors and collectors alike.

Current year mintage coins are available as single items or bulk purchases at discounted rates and we also stock coins from previous years. You can buy Gold Sovereigns VAT free and because of their legal tender status in the UK they are also Capital Gains Tax free.

Looking for a box or pouch to make your purchase the perfect gift or need a safer way to store your coins, we have a wide range of Gifts & Accessories available.

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    Sovereign Display Box in Black (GI)

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    Peli 1030 Micro Case

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    2012 Gold Quarter Sovereign

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    The Half Sovereign by The Royal Mint (Mixed Years)

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    1974 -1984 Gold Half Sovereign (Elizabeth II, Decimal Portrait)

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    Gold Half Sovereign | Elizabeth II | The Royal Mint

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    1902-1910 Gold Half Sovereign | King Edward VII | The Royal Mint

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    1911-1932 Gold Half Sovereign | King George V | The Royal Mint

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    1893-1901 Gold Half Sovereign | Victoria, Old Head | The Royal Mint

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    2012 Gold Half Sovereign | Previously Owned | The Royal Mint

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    2021 Gold Half Sovereign | The Royal Mint

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    Mixed Years Gold Half Proof Sovereign | Elizabeth II | The Royal Mint

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    Mixed Years Gold Half Sovereign | Victoria, Jubilee Head, Shield Back | The Royal Mint

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    Gold Half Sovereign Mixed Years (Victoria, Young Head, Shield Back)

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    2020 Gold Half Sovereign | The Royal Mint

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  • The Sovereign by The Royal Mint | Mixed Years

    The Sovereign by The Royal Mint | Mixed Years

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    2021 Gold Full Sovereign Coin | The Royal Mint

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    2019 Gold Full Sovereign

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  • 1902-1910 Gold Full Sovereign (King Edward VII)

    1902-1910 Gold Full Sovereign (King Edward VII)

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  • 1974-1984 Gold Full Sovereign (Elizabeth II, Decimal Portrait)

    1974-1984 Gold Full Sovereign (Elizabeth II, Decimal Portrait)

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    1957-1968 Gold Full Sovereign | Elizabeth II Young Head | The Royal Mint

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  • 1911-1932 Gold Full Sovereign (King George V)

    1911-1932 Gold Full Sovereign (King George V)

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  • 1893-1901 Gold Full Sovereign (Victoria, Old Head)

    1893-1901 Gold Full Sovereign (Victoria, Old Head)

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  • 1871-1887 Gold Full Sovereign (Victoria, Young Head)

    1871-1887 Gold Full Sovereign (Victoria, Young Head)

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  • Mixed Years Gold Full Sovereign | Pobjoy Mint

    Mixed Years Gold Full Sovereign | Pobjoy Mint

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  • 1887-1893 Gold Full Sovereign (Victoria, Jubilee Head)

    1887-1893 Gold Full Sovereign (Victoria, Jubilee Head)

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    2011 Gold Full Sovereign | The Royal Mint

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    2020 Gold Full Sovereign | The Royal Mint

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    2016 Gold Full Sovereign

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    2012 Gold Full Sovereign | The Royal Mint

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    Mixed Years Gold Full Proof Sovereign | Elizabeth II | The Royal Mint

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    2017 Gold Full Sovereign | 200th Anniversary | The Royal Mint

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The Gold Sovereign – A Piece of History.

The UK Gold Sovereign is an internationally recognised coin which was first struck in 1489.

During the 1800’s, Sovereigns were legal tender in more than 20 countries and were minted in Canada, Australia and India to satisfy demand across the British Empire.

Struck from 916.7 purity, 22 Carat gold, modern Sovereigns feature the iconic St. George and the Dragon motif designed by Benedetto Pistrucci in 1817.

Why Buy Gold Sovereigns Online?

By working as online Bullion Dealers we reduce our operating cost which enables us to pass on savings to our customers in the form of really competitive prices.

Gold Sovereign coins are an excellent choice as they are exempt from VAT and also free from Capital Gains Tax (CGT) when sold on, due to their status as legal tender in the UK.

The size of Gold Sovereigns at 7.99g also adds to the popularity of these coins as they are much smaller and therefore less expensive per coin than traditional 1Oz coins such as Britannias or Krugerrands. Many customers also purchase Gold Sovereigns because of their dates, either as historic links or to mark family occasions.

The primary reason to buy Gold Sovereigns online is the acquisition of gold in a form that is attractive, interesting and easily sold when it is time to liquidate your asset.

The Best of British? Gold Sovereign coins.

Gold Sovereign coins are available as a quarter Sovereign, a half Sovereign, a double Sovereign (£2) and as a quintuple Sovereign (£5).

The current year full or £1 Sovereign is also available in tubes of 25 and in larger investment bundles.

There are many examples of different designs that have been produced for the reverse side of Sovereigns over the years. Shield designs can be found on certain Victorian mintages and in recent years special commemorative images were produced in 2005 and 2012.

In 2017 The Royal Mint released a special commemorative edition Sovereign celebrating 200 years of the modern Sovereign and featuring an additional mint mark to acknowledge the anniversary.

We hope that you enjoy browsing our range of different years and designs of Gold Sovereigns here at UKBullion.com.

How to buy Gold Sovereigns Safely Online.

You should only buy gold coins online from a trusted dealer with a proven track record of excellent customer service. Never buy gold coins from online auction sites.

Always check for independent customer reviews and scrutinise delivery policies. A genuine dealer will have hundreds of positive reviews and will use a recognised courier for insured delivery of your order.

Buy Gold Sovereigns from UKBullion.com, a reputable and well-known UK-based business.

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