[INVESTMENT COINS OVERVIEW] How have mints recently pleased us?

[INVESTMENT COINS OVERVIEW] How have mints recently pleased us?


We have prepared for you a compilation of the most interesting gold coins released lately.  

 “The Lion of England” Gold Coin

Manufacturer: Royal Mint of Great Britain

Face value: 100 GBP

Weight: 1 ounce

Dimensions: 32.69 mm

Quantity released: 1,000

Price: 1,780 pounds

This is the first coin from the “Queen’s Beasts” bullion range series of 10. The famous designer Jody Clarke is the author of both the lion depicted on the reverse and the coinage portrait of Her Majesty The Queen on the obverse. The nobility of the king of animals intertwined with the luxury of heraldry and the symbols of the royal family giving birth to a real gold masterpiece.


“Wedge-tailed eagle” Gold Coin

Manufacturer: Perth Mint

Face value: 500 AUD

Weight: 5 ounce

Dimensions: 40.65 mm

Quantity released: 75

Price: 13,135 AUD

Wedge-tailed eagle is one of symbols of Australia depicted on the reverse of the coin together with the year of issuing 2017 and Perth Mint brand mark. The obverse of the coin features the portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.


“American Buffalo” Gold Coin

Manufacturer: United States Mint

Face value: 50 USD

Weight: 1 ounce

Dimensions: 32.7 mm

Quantity released: unlimited

Price: 1,640 USD

On the obverse of the coin, one can see the head of the Indian designed by the well-known sculptor James Earl Fraser. Several Native American chiefs became the prototypes of the image. The reverse depicts a recognizable symbol of America: American buffalo.


“Star Wars Classic: C-3PO” Gold Coin

Manufacturer: New Zealand Mint

Face value: 250 USD

Weight: 1 ounce

Dimensions: 32 mm

Quantity released: 500

Price: 2,500 USD

The most unusual, in our opinion, coin is the ninth coin in the series of 10 devoted to "Star Wars". The clumsy but charming protocol droid named C-3PO is depicted on the reverse, on the obverse traditionally features the portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. Fans of the space saga are delighted!


All of these coins are made of 999.9 gold, just as the physical gold bars available in the Global InterGold Online Gold Shop. Among them, there are some to win hearts of the most demanding collectors!