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Gold Sovereigns

Gold Sovereigns

Issued by The Royal Mint, 22ct Gold Sovereigns are one of the most popular and best known gold coins in the world. Gold Sovereigns are sought by both collectors and investors alike, they offer a sense of luxury, history and symbolism that no other coin can match. With its bold St George and the Dragon design, it has become an internationally recognised symbol of unrivalled accuracy, integrity and strength. To this day, it remains trusted, traded, respected and admired the world over. 

There have been Sovereigns in circulation since 1489 with the Half Sovereign being first produced in 1544 during King Henry VIII reign. The modern Sovereign Gold coin was first issued in 1817 when the sovereign replaced the Guinea.

As well as being highly competitively priced, sovereigns are UK legal tender and hence Capital Gains Tax free. By purchasing UK coins eligible for CGT exemption you can avoid paying tax over the profit you make, the amount of this CGT free profit won't affect or decrease the limit of tax free profit on your other investments either. 

All of our prices are inclusive of insured delivery to a UK address, customers are also welcome to collect their purchases from us by appointment. 

See also: UK Gold Coins, UK Gold Britannia CoinsUK Gold Lunar Coins, UK Gold Queen's Beasts Coins.

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