Gold Kilo 2019 Victoria and Albert, Coin from United Kingdom - detailed information

Gold Kilo 2019 Victoria and Albert, Coin from United Kingdom
CoinGold Kilo 2019 Victoria and Albert

Like many other mints, the Royal Mint issues bullion coins in precious metals, having much higher intrinsic value than their face value. Most of these by tradition are measured in troy ounces of fractions thereof, but the mint also introduced metric coins measuring one kilogram of pure metal (they are actually fractionally heavier as a whole, to account for the small amount of other metal in the alloy).

The 1 kg gold coins are denominated as One Thousand Pounds (£1,000), although their intrinsic (bullion) value is much higher than their face value. The coins vary in design depending on the occasion (they are "one-year" types usually issued in parallel with smaller denominations with the same reverse designs).

The coins are legal tender but are not intended for circulation. They are targeted at bullion investors or collectors who appreciate the special editions as pieces of art.

This commemorative coin celebrates 200 years since the birth of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.

The Royal Mint says:
"There is no better canvas for numismatic art than the kilo coin, offering the viewer an opportunity to view the precision and craftsmanship of The Royal Mint in detail.

Here, a classic portrait of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert is revived in honour of the 200th anniversary of their births, both having been born in 1819. Originally issued as a medal for the Great Exhibition of 1851, the coin's design was created by former Royal Mint Chief Engraver William Wyon. It captures the progressive couple in the peak of health and ambition, embodying the spirit of their age."

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Obverse
United Kingdom / Gold Kilo 2019 Victoria and Albert - obverse photo

The obverse of the coin depicts the crowned old head of Queen Elizabeth II facing right, wearing the Royal Diamond Diadem crown worn for her Coronation (effigy known as the "Fifth Portrait").

Running continuously around the effigy is the monarch's legend and the date: ELIZABETH II · D · G · REG · F · D · 1000 POUNDS · 2019 ·. Translated from Latin: Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God, Queen, Defender of the Faith, followed by the value and denomination in English and the year.

In small letters below the head, the artist's initials J.C (for Jody Clark).

Obverse Inscription ELIZABETH II · D · G · REG · F · D · 1000 POUNDS · 2019 ·
Reverse
United Kingdom / Gold Kilo 2019 Victoria and Albert - reverse photo

The reverse shows, within a beaded border, the conjoined young portraits of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert facing left, with two dolphins below and a trident to the right.

Around above, the inscription VICTORIA REGINA + ALBERTUS PRINCEPS CONJUX (translated from Latin: Victoria, Queen and Albert, Prince Consort).

Below, the Roman numeral MDCCCXIX represents the year when they were both born, 1819.

Reverse Inscription VICTORIA REGINA + ALBERTUS PRINCEPS CONJUX MDCCCXIX
EdgeMilledEdge InscriptionNone
See also

Coins issued in 2019 to mark the 200th anniversary of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert:
- 1 kg Gold, Victoria and Albert, 2019
- 5 oz Gold, Victoria and Albert, 2019
- 1 kg Silver, Victoria and Albert, 2019
- 5 oz Silver, Victoria and Albert, 2019
- £5 Copper-Nickel / Silver / Gold, Queen Victoria, 2019

Gold Kilo 2019 Victoria and Albert: References to Information Used
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Gold Kilo 2019 Victoria and Albert: Details
CountryUnited Kingdom
CurrencyPound Sterling
Coin TypeGold Kilo (1 kg)
Issued2019
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II
EffigyQueen Elizabeth II - Portrait by Jody Clark (Fifth Portrait)
Face Value1000 (x Pound)
Total Mintage12
Mintage Limit12
CurrentYes
Material0.999 Gold
DesignerWilliam Wyon
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
OrientationMedal Alignment (Axis 0)
Size100.0000 mm
Mass1,005.0000 g
OCC IDDKLM-EMKC-YPLW-ENZB
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Gold Kilo 2019 Victoria and Albert: Photos
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Gold Kilo 2019 Victoria and Albert: Photo 2019 William Wyon Birth of Queen Victoria £1000 Gold Proof Kilo Coin / thumbnail 2019 William Wyon Birth of Queen Victoria £1000 Gold Proof Kilo Coin
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Gold Kilo 2019 Victoria and Albert: Photo 2019 William Wyon Birth of Queen Victoria £1000 Gold Proof Kilo Coin / thumbnail 2019 William Wyon Birth of Queen Victoria £1000 Gold Proof Kilo Coin
Copyright: Royal Mint
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