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For centuries, the Royal Arms has stood as a timeless emblem of strength and majesty, encapsulating the rich history of monarchy and heraldry in the United Kingdom.

Serving as the official coat of arms for the British monarch, this iconic symbol traces its origins to medieval battlefields, where it was featured shields, banners, and attire, symbolising power, approval, and duty.


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The Royal Arms History

The Royal Arms has undergone numerous transformations throughout history, each iteration reflecting the values and heritage of the reigning monarch.

In 1983, the renowned designer Eric Sewell introduced an iconic rendition of the Royal Arms, which has since become emblematic of British coinage.

In 2019, Timothy Noad reimagined this design, infusing it with a contemporary feel while preserving its historical significance.


The Royal Arms

The Royal Arms Coin Design

The Royal Arms coin features a striking composition that embodies the essence of royal heritage.

On the obverse, you’ll find the regal profile of the reigning monarch, while the reverse proudly displays the enduring heraldic symbols. The majestic Lion of England and the noble Unicorn of Scotland stand alongside the shield, representing strength and unity.


Craftsmanship and Quality

Crafted from one ounce of gold bullion, the Royal Arms coin exemplifies exquisite craftsmanship and superior quality. The intricate design is further enhanced by a radial background on the reverse, elevating its beauty and sophistication.


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Tax Benefits and Government Assurance

Investing in Royal Arms coins offers not only the opportunity to own a piece of British heritage but also potential tax benefits.

Coins eligible for Capital Gains Tax (CGT) exemption allow investors to reap profits without incurring additional taxes, thus maximising returns on investment. Moreover, the UK government guarantees the weight and purity of each coin, ensuring its authenticity and value.


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The Royal Mint Background

The Royal Mint stands as a national treasure, renowned for its centuries-old tradition of crafting exquisite coins and medals. With over a millennium of expertise, the Royal Mint continues to uphold the highest standards of quality and artistry, producing enduring pieces of history cherished by collectors worldwide.


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