Collectable Coins

Experience the finest collection of rare gold coins and precious metals at J Blundell and Sons Ltd. Our exclusive range offers history, artistry and investment.

Diversify your investment portfolio and explore our exceptional range of Collectable Gold Coins.

All investment gold is sold VAT-free in the UK and all of our prices include FREE, fully insured delivery.

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Investing in Collectable Coins

Investing in collectable coins presents a unique opportunity to combine historical interest, aesthetic appreciation, and financial investment. These coins, often rare and featuring intricate designs, offer tangible assets that diversify your portfolio. Their rarity and historical significance can lead to high returns, especially for coins that become highly sought after. However, it’s essential to approach this niche with knowledge and research, understanding the market and the specific coins you’re investing in. In essence, collectable coins provide a blend of history, art, and finance, making them a fascinating and potentially rewarding investment avenue.

Benefits of Collectable Coins

Collectable coins offer several benefits to all investors. They often hold historical value that can be appealing to collectors and history enthusiasts. Rare coins or those in excellent condition can command high prices due to their scarcity and appeal to collectors. Many collectable coins are appreciated for their unique and beautiful designs. Collectable coins can appreciate in value over time based on collector demand, independent of the gold market. The hobby of coin collecting can provide personal satisfaction and enjoyment beyond the financial investment.

Collectable Coin Weights

At J Blundells & Sons we offer a wide range of Collectable Coins which come in a variety of sizes and weights, depending on their country of origin, denomination, and specific series.

Full Sovereign Coins: These British coins typically weigh 7.98 grams and have a diameter of 22.05 mm. They contain 0.2354 troy ounces of gold. Full Sovereign Collectables coins we have in stock include the Gold Sovereign Coin Victoria – Young Head, George III – Full Gold Sovereign (St. George) and Gold Sovereign King William IV 1832 Shield Back.

Half Sovereign Coins: Half the size of a full sovereign, these coins weigh 3.99 grams and have a diameter of 19.30 mm. They contain 0.1177 troy ounces of gold. Half Sovereign collectable coins currently available include the Half Gold Sovereign Jubilee Head Shield Back, Half Gold Sovereign Young Head Shield Back and 1777 George III Guinea Set.

Popular Collectable Coins

The most popular collectable coins in the UK typically include the Gold Sovereign, the Silver Britannia, the Gold Britannia, and various commemorative coins issued by the Royal Mint, such as those celebrating royal anniversaries, historical events, or iconic British figures and symbols.

Checking Collectable Coins for Authenticity

At J Blundell & Sons, each collectable coin undergoes a meticulous inspection process to ensure its authenticity. This process includes visual inspection, weight measurement, and size verification. They also use advanced testing methods such as spectrometry, which can accurately determine the metal composition of the coin. This thorough testing ensures that every coin sold by J Blundell & Sons is genuine and of the highest quality.

Buying Collectable Coins Online- Free Insured Delivery

At J Blundell’s, we offer free fully insured delivery which is included on all of our Collectable Coin purchases, ensuring a seamless and secure shopping experience.

Price Match Guarantee*

At J Blundell’s & Sons we pride ourselves on providing competitive stock pricing and price transparency to all of our investors, so you will always receive the best possible value and price for your Gold, which is supported with our price match guarantee*. (Please supply a date quote from competitor on their company header paper).

Secure Payment Methods

We offer a great mix of payment methods to our customers including BACS or debit card payments. All major debit cards are accepted and should you have any questions surrounding payments or security, please feel free to contact us by calling us or visiting us in store.

How To Buy Collectable Gold Coins?

  1. Select the Collectables Coin you wish to buy and add these to your online basket
  2. Choose to pay securely by bank transfer or debit card.
  3. Your order can be securely posted to you for free, stored in our vault or collected from our London Hatton Garden located here.

Why Buy With J Blundell & Sons?

  • Long Established & Trusted Bullion Dealer Since 1939
  • Real People Available for Expert Advice – Hatton Garden, London Store.*
  • Family Run Business
  • Free & Fast Secured Delivery
  • Price Match Guarantee**
  • We Will Buy Back Any Items Sold ***

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  • Excellent rate and great service (counter service). Provided their rates stay competitive would definitely choose again in the future.

    Jo Lazari Avatar Jo Lazari
    1 April 2020

    Cant praise this company enough, very quick to sort orders and friendly. The only place I ll use now. Not like others I've contacted in past!

    Shane Holden Avatar Shane Holden
    1 January 2023

    What a lovely company to deal with, totally professional but with the warmth of a good old fashioned family company. My issues with ordering online were dealt with immediately by... read more

    Melissa Biehl Avatar Melissa Biehl
    1 March 2023
  • Good value, reliable and prompt.

    Tali Bradley Avatar Tali Bradley
    1 March 2023

    Good communication, excellent service.

    Mabs Ghauri Avatar Mabs Ghauri
    1 March 2023

    1st time hooked, I'll be back

    Michael Laing Avatar Michael Laing
    18 March 2023
  • Very welcomed today at 3:30 help us out a lot. Great service . Please this is the go to shop forget ats bullion and the rest. Great service will see... read more

    john james Avatar john james
    10 May 2023

    Thank you, the item arrived quickly, Highly recommended.

    Paul Bolton Avatar Paul Bolton
    20 May 2023

    Yery pleased with the coin ordered good price Delivery was quick

    IAN BOTHAMLEY Avatar IAN BOTHAMLEY
    1 April 2021
  • Really pleased with the service. Very patiently explained over the phone about how the postal delivery would work. Excellent 😊

    gopali chakravorti-ghosh Avatar gopali chakravorti-ghosh
    1 January 2023

    Very good service and cheaper than elsewhere. What else could you need. Thanks a lot

    Saif Bora Avatar Saif Bora
    1 March 2023

    Great customer service. Had a very smooth dealing with them.

    RACHIT AGARWAL Avatar RACHIT AGARWAL
    1 October 2022
  • Little hiccup at first, a misunderstanding on my part. This was immediately attended to byJ Blundell & Sons. Excellent service, goods dispatched and arrived in good time.

    Philip Bant Avatar Philip Bant
    1 March 2023

    Pleasant staff, efficient and easy to deal with. Hope to visit again soon

    Shane Holden Avatar Shane Holden
    1 December 2022

    90 mile journey to get there and what a surprise, polite,sympathetic and very friendly we would highly recommend.

    Peter Davey Avatar Peter Davey
    10 May 2023