Tag Archives: British numismatic treasure

£516,000 Gold Sovereign breaks auction record for a Royal Mint coin

It’s every collector’s dream to find a significant coin which is worth a fortune. And they don’t come any more significant than the Edward VIII Sovereign which has just smashed an auction record and netted £516,000. The incredibly rare 1937 … Continue reading

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Do you own a scarce Olympic 50p?

Do you own a scarce Olympic 50p?.

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The £1 coin – thirty years old and still going strong

Whether routing through our purses, pockets or piggy banks, the one coin we’re always pleased to see is the £1. Incredibly, despite our reliance on plastic, phone payments and online banking, the £1 coin still plays a part in our daily lives, … Continue reading

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