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. We also offer our investors safe and secure storage options where your precious metals can be arranged to be safely stored at our in-store vault.

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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  • Very happy with the service and will gladly recommend and use them again

    Stephen Howe Avatar Stephen Howe
    1 March 2023

    Very helpful, great customer service. Fast payment and some of the best rates on the market. Highly recommend

    Anish Shah Avatar Anish Shah
    1 December 2022

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

    Shane Holden Avatar Shane Holden
    1 December 2022
  • Can't fault these guys! Sold some old gold I had sitting around the house! They gave great prices and were super fast and professional!

    Sandrine Mootoo Avatar Sandrine Mootoo
    1 April 2021

    Excellent service, hopefully first of many purchases , thank you

    Mark C-C Avatar Mark C-C
    20 May 2023

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

    1 October 2022
  • Good value, reliable and prompt.

    Tali Bradley Avatar Tali Bradley
    1 March 2023

    Yery pleased with the coin ordered good price Delivery was quick

    1 April 2021

    Bought my first coin from Blundells for my son,Great customer service will use them again.

    jason gaines Avatar jason gaines
    1 February 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

    Dealt with J.Blundell recently. Not only did I get the highest price of all the shops I visited in Hatton Garden, but they were also straight talking and very knowledgeable.... read more

    Can Atik Avatar Can Atik
    1 April 2022

    Great people that work in there, I have been dealing with them for at least over than 13 years. You can not go wrong with them. And if you need... read more

    Atheer Khafaji Avatar Atheer Khafaji
    25 March 2023
  • Slight hiccup with speed of payment going through meant gift purchase didn't arrive on time. Admittedly I left it late and tight for service but was told it would arrive... read more

    Tim Lamb Avatar Tim Lamb
    1 March 2023

    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

    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