Platinum Two Kilos (2 kg), Coin Type from United Kingdom - detailed information

Platinum Two Kilos (2 kg), Coin Type from United Kingdom (issued 2022 - )
Coin TypePlatinum Two Kilos (2 kg)

Like many other mints, the Royal Mint issues bullion coins in precious metals, having much higher intrinsic value than their face value. The unusual format of two kilograms (2kg) of platinum coins denominated as one thousand pounds (£1,000) was issued for the first time in 2022.

Obverse
United Kingdom / Platinum Two Kilos (2 kg) - obverse photo

Effigy of the ruling British monarch, legend (in Latin), face value.

Obverse Inscription Legend of the ruling British monarch, value
Reverse
United Kingdom / Platinum Two Kilos (2 kg) - reverse photo

Various designs as individually described below.

Reverse Inscription ' BRITANNIA ' [year] ' 2 KILO ' 999.5 ' PLATINUM '
EdgeMilledEdge InscriptionNone
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Platinum Two Kilos (2 kg): Details
CountryUnited Kingdom
CurrencyPound Sterling
From2022
Face Value1000 (x Pound)
CurrentYes
Material0.9995 Platinum
Designer
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
OrientationMedal Alignment (Axis 0)
Size
Mass2,000.0000 g