Brilliant Uncirculated


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Brilliant Uncirculated

In numismatics, describing a coin with no scuffs or other marks that has never been circulated (which would expose it to blemishes). These coins may be valuable as collector's items, though they are illiquid assets.
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The coin cover is particularly striking because it features two collectable coins, a brilliant uncirculated 50p piece from the Royal Mint and a 50 cent coin from the Australian Mint.
The overwhelming majority of these "First Strike" coins are graded in Superb Gem Brilliant Uncirculated (BU) condition.
Like the Brilliant Uncirculated version released a few months ago, the diamond jubilee coins have been designed by Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS to celebrate a regal achievement matched only by Queen Victoria, The Queen's great-great- grandmother.
This suffragette 50p coin, struck to brilliant uncirculated standard (a much better finish than the standard circulating coins), costs pounds 4.
They are available at the official issue price of $25 for the Brilliant Uncirculated coin and $45 for the Proof coin, with very limited mintages of 50,000 and 20,000 pieces, respectively.
The heavy, extravagant cracker is decorated with two lavish gold bows and opens up to reveal the five glistening pounds 5 gold sovereigns, which are each struck to Brilliant Uncirculated standard and are accompanied with their individual certificates of authenticity.
These come in specially struck pristine proof version in base metal from polished dies in brilliant uncirculated condition as well as the most expensive versions struck in silver and gold.
TO CELEBRATE the Jubilee, the Royal Mint has struck a pounds 5 Brilliant Uncirculated Crown coin.
50 and brilliant uncirculated, a higher quality finish than normal coins, for stgpounds 9.