half penny 1807 copper BRITANNIA GEORGIVS IIII D G REX / 1807 Coin value - $1-3 . Includes the old large bronze Pennies of Queen Victoria, Edward VII, George V, George VI, and Queen Elizabeth II. The Royal Mint releases crowns, with a face value of 5 pounds, to commemorate important events, usually related to the royal family, although not exclusively. Coin value - $80-100 . In 2015, a survey estimated that 2.55% of 1 pound coins in circulation were counterfeit. In 1953 Queen Elizabeth II had her Coronation and the Royal Mint issued her first-ever Crown, her Coronation Crown. World War II lasted from 1939-1945, during that period our coinage was still struck in 500 fine Silver. Modern British Proof Coins . You also get an Uncirculated British Armed Forces 2nd series Pound issued by Command of the Army Council in 1948. Five pence, 10 pence, 20 pence, and 50 pence coins are made from cupro-nickel, a copper-nickel alloy. The Pound sterling, often called the British pound, is the worlds oldest currency still in regular use. Two pound coins have an inner core of cupro-nickel and an outer layer made of nickel-brass. If you're looking to sell your coin collection, please call us on 07709349014. Phone: 07709349014 (9.00am - 5.00pm) We have a huge range of coins for sale and we feel we have the best range and best value for all your coin collecting needs. Catalogue Mailing List . They are in Fine condition and make an interesting display piece when you are talking about the War. We are actively buying and selling British and Foreign Coins, historical, medals and tokens. Our coins are average circulated just as theirs are, but ours are natural, we have not cleaned them. The Sixpence or Tanner, as it was called, was one of the most liked coins of its day. London Coins Grading Service. A George III Halfcrown with a rainbow toning and a UNIQUE Henry III Silver double-penny, are some of the highlights. Welcome to the English Coin Company The English Coin Company has been buying and selling coins for the last 4 years. In September 2015 Queen Elizabeth II replaced Queen Victoria as our longest serving Monarch. About Us. They were made for circulation and are struck in 500 fine Silver. Chards 50yrs + experience. The English Coin Company has been buying and selling coins for the last 4 years. Copyright © 2020 Coincraft.com. Brilliant Uncirculated Coin Sets . One of the easiest things to check to verify that a coin is authentic is the date. Unless you are a certain age, you might never have seen a sixpence, let alone a silver one. This collection is exclusive to Coincraft. Once on this page, you’ll find a coin for each Monarch, click-through to see the coins we currently have in stock for that Monarch. Crown Covers – Elizabeth II Wedding Anniversary Collection, Miscellaneous Including Test Notes & Skit Notes, Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards, Elizabeth II, Complete Date Set of Sixpences, Elizabeth II, Roll of 20 1953 Crowns Ext Fine, Elizabeth II, The Last 5 Crowns Collection. In fact, it was so well-liked that it was still legal tender till well after decimalization came into effect! Please click on the image for more details. The Royal Mint has also produced special coins with a face value of 20 pounds, 50 pounds, and 100 pounds. We offer wide range of commemorative and collectable coins for sale with fast FREE shipping on all UK orders. It is the legal currency of the United Kingdom, which refers collectively to the countries of England, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland, and the UKs other territories around the world. We are offering the complete date set of World War II Silver Sixpences, 1939-1945. UK Coins. The entire collection comes in a presentation wallet loaded with interesting and historic information. We have just bought a nice group of the 1953 Coronation Crown in Extremely Fine condition. During World War One the silver coinage was struck in Sterling Silver and the bronze coins were really bronze. Choice English Coins; Finest Known Coins; Coin Investment; Our December auction catalogue is online now: 12 days to go. The queen or kings head on the front and the design on the back do not line up. If you need a coin we do not stock, we are the experts in finding coins.