Silver Half Ounce (1/2 oz), Coin Type from United Kingdom - detailed information

Silver Half Ounce (1/2 oz), Coin Type from United Kingdom (issued 1997 - )
Coin TypeSilver Half Ounce (1/2 oz)

The half ounce silver piece is a bullion and commemorative denomination issued by the Royal Mint. It is used mostly for Britannia-type coins: British bullion coins issued in gold since 1987 and in silver since 1997. The original Britannia silver coins contain one troy ounce (1 oz) of silver and have a face value of £2.

Obverse
United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce (1/2 oz) - 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 / Silver Half Ounce (1/2 oz) - reverse photo

Various designs as described in the listings below.

Reverse Inscription ' BRITANNIA ' [year] ' 1/2 oz ' 999 ' FINE ' SILVER '
EdgeMilledEdge InscriptionNone
Coin Type: Silver Half Ounce (1/2 oz) - (46) Coins
Coin NameReverseObverseDetails
Silver Half Ounce 1997 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 1997 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 1997 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 11,832
Silver Half Ounce 1998 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 1998 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 1998 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 3,044
Silver Half Ounce 2001 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2001 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2001 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 4,596
Silver Half Ounce 2003 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2003 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2003 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 3,669
Silver Half Ounce 2005 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2005 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2005 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 2,360
Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Standing United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Standing - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Standing - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 2,000
Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Charioteer United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Charioteer - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Charioteer - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 2,000
Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Guardian United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Guardian - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Guardian - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 2,000
Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Waves United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Waves - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Waves - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 2,000
Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Seated United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Seated - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Seated - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 2,000
Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Wreath United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Wreath - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2007 Britannia - Wreath - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 4,500
Silver Half Ounce 2008 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2008 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2008 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 2,500
Silver Half Ounce 2009 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2009 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2009 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 2,500
Silver Half Ounce 2010 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2010 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2010 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 3,497
Silver Half Ounce 2011 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2011 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2011 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 2,483
Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Standing United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Standing - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Standing - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 4,251
Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Charioteer United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Charioteer - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Charioteer - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,656
Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Guardian United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Guardian - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Guardian - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,656
Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Waves United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Waves - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Waves - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,656
Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Seated United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Seated - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Seated - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,656
Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Wreath United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Wreath - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Wreath - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,656
Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Beachside United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Beachside - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Beachside - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,656
Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Profile United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Profile - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Profile - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,656
Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Union Jack United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Union Jack - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2012 Britannia - Union Jack - obverse photo Material: 0.958 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,656
Silver Half Ounce 2013 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2013 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2013 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 3,087
Silver Half Ounce 2014 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2014 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2014 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 2,285
Silver Half Ounce 2015 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2015 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2015 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,559
Silver Half Ounce 2016 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2016 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2016 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,300
Silver Half Ounce 2017 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2017 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,347
Silver Half Ounce 2018 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2018 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2018 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 937
Silver Half Ounce 2019 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2019 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2019 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 950
Silver Half Ounce 2020 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2020 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2020 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,000
Silver Half Ounce 2020 Music Legends - Queen United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2020 Music Legends - Queen - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2020 Music Legends - Queen - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: unknown
Silver Half Ounce 2020 Music Legends - Elton John United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2020 Music Legends - Elton John - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2020 Music Legends - Elton John - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: unknown
Silver Half Ounce 2020 Music Legends - David Bowie United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2020 Music Legends - David Bowie - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2020 Music Legends - David Bowie - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: unknown
Silver Half Ounce 2020 Bond, James Bond United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2020 Bond, James Bond - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2020 Bond, James Bond - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: unknown
Silver Half Ounce 2020 James Bond, Pay Attention United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2020 James Bond, Pay Attention - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2020 James Bond, Pay Attention - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: unknown
Silver Half Ounce 2020 James Bond, Shaken not Stirred United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2020 James Bond, Shaken not Stirred - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2020 James Bond, Shaken not Stirred - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: unknown
Silver Half Ounce 2021 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2021 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2021 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,100
Silver Half Ounce 2021 Mr. Men - Mr. Happy United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2021 Mr. Men - Mr. Happy - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2021 Mr. Men - Mr. Happy - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: unknown
Silver Half Ounce 2021 Mr. Men - Mr. Strong and Little Miss Giggles United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2021 Mr. Men - Mr. Strong and Little Miss Giggles - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2021 Mr. Men - Mr. Strong and Little Miss Giggles - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: unknown
Silver Half Ounce 2021 Mr. Men - Little Miss Sunshine United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2021 Mr. Men - Little Miss Sunshine - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2021 Mr. Men - Little Miss Sunshine - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: unknown
Silver Half Ounce 2021 Music Legends - The Who United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2021 Music Legends - The Who - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2021 Music Legends - The Who - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: unknown
Silver Half Ounce 2021 Alice in Wonderland United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2021 Alice in Wonderland - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2021 Alice in Wonderland - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: unknown
Silver Half Ounce 2021 Through the Looking-Glass United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2021 Through the Looking-Glass - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2021 Through the Looking-Glass - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: unknown
Silver Half Ounce 2022 Britannia United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2022 Britannia - reverse photo United Kingdom / Silver Half Ounce 2022 Britannia - obverse photo Material: 0.999 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,300
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Silver Half Ounce (1/2 oz): Details
CountryUnited Kingdom
CurrencyPound Sterling
Sub-types Silver Half Ounce (1/2 oz) Britannia
From1997
Face Value1 (x Pound)
CurrentYes
Material0.999 Silver
Designer
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
OrientationMedal Alignment (Axis 0)
Size27.000 mm
Mass15.710 g