The Royal Mint Coronation 5oz and Kilo Coins

For particularly momentous occasions, The Royal Mint strikes 5oz and Kilo coins. These coins are large, precious metal coins with specially commissioned artwork designed to take advantage of the coin’s dimensions. The 2013 Coronation 5oz coin has been designed by Jonathan Olliffe, who was one of the people who won the competition to design a London 2012 … Read more

The Diamond Jubilee Kilo coin from The Royal Mint

When a grand coin containing a full kilo of gold was authorised in celebration of The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, it gave us a unique opportunity to do something truly special. Such a coin must bear designs that reflect the splendour of the occasion, but also capture our rich royal heritage and go forward in time as … Read more