Tuesday, May 03, 2011
£40,000 Solid Gold Kilo Coin Marks Royal Wedding
Each kilo coin is 10 centimetres in diameter, nearly four and a half times the size of a standard £1 coin. Produced individually and finished by hand, the Alderney coins have a face value of £1,000, which is five hundred times greater than the highest value coin in circulation – the £2 coin.
In addition, 200 pure silver kilo coins have also been produced. With a face value of . . .
Full story at: The Royal Mint