Foreign Gold Coins
Foreign gold coins represent a collectible substitute to the standard U.S. gold bullion products and generic U.S. gold coins. Most of the foreign gold coins listed below were minted from the late 19th century to the mid 20th century and contain varying amounts of gold as illustrated in the table. These foreign gold coins, for the most part, have minimal numismatic value and we are referring to the common or “Type” coin from each series. These foreign gold coins are an excellent and diverse alternative bullion option.
Popular Foreign Gold Coins
Among our best selling foreign gold coins are the British Sovereign, the Mexican 50 pesos and the French 20 Franc, however all of them make excellent choices if you want to spice up your precious metals holdings with foreign gold coins.
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|Country||Denomination||Year||Gold (Troy Oz.)||Current Value|
|Austria||20 Corona||(restrikes)1892-1905||0.1960||$ 232.06|
|Belgium||20 Franc||1867-1914||0.1867||$ 221.05|
|Chile||100 Pesos||1946-1980||0.5886||$ 696.90|
|Denmark||10 Kronor||1873-1917||0.1296||$ 153.45|
|Denmark||20 Kronor||1873-1917||0.2592||$ 306.89|
|France||20 Franc||1871-1898 (Angel)||0.1867||$ 221.05|
|France||20 Franc||1899-1914 (Rooster)||0.1867||$ 221.05|
|Germany||10 Mark Prussia||1872-1912||0.1152||$ 136.40|
|Germany||20 Mark||1871-1914||0.2304||$ 272.79|
|Great Britain||Sovereign||George V (1911-1925)||0.2354||$ 278.71|
|Hungary||10 Korona||(restrikes) 1892||0.0980||$ 116.03|
|Hungary||20 Korona||(restrikes) 1892||0.1960||$ 232.06|
|Italy||20 Lire||1861-1897||0.1867||$ 221.05|
|Mexico||5 Peso||(restrikes) 1955||0.1205||$ 142.67|
|Mexico||10 Peso||(restrikes) 1959||0.2411||$ 285.46|
|Mexico||20 Peso||(restrikes) 1959||0.4823||$ 571.04|
|Mexico||50 Peso||1921-1947||1.2056||$ 1,427.43|
|Netherlands||10 Gulden||1875-1933||0.1947||$ 230.52|
|Peru||1/2 Libra||1898-1969||0.1177||$ 139.36|
|Peru||1 Libra||1898-1969||0.2354||$ 278.71|
|Russia||5 Rouble||1897-1911||0.1244||$ 147.29|
|Russia||10 Rouble||1897-1911||0.2489||$ 294.70|
|South Africa||Sovereign||1925-1932||0.2354||$ 278.71|
|Sweden||10 Kronor||1873-1901||0.1296||$ 153.45|
|Sweden||20 Kronor||1873-1902||0.2593||$ 307.01|
|Switzerland||10 Franc||1911-1922||0.0933||$ 110.47|
|Switzerland||20 Franc||1897-1949||0.1867||$ 221.05|
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Swiss gold coins had face values of 10, 20 and 100 Swiss francs and were minted in a millesimal fineness of 900. Vreneli is the informal name for this range of legal tender gold coins produced in Switzerland. The formal name is: Helvetia Head.
The coins were issued between 1897 and 1936, in 1947 and in 1949. The coins are sometimes colloquially called, “Swiss Miss,” from the obvious obverse motif.
The 20 franc coin’s reverse shows […]
The British Gold Sovereign is a gold coin of the United Kingdom with a nominal value of one pound sterling, but in practice used as a bullion coin.
Named after the English gold sovereign, last minted in 1604, the name was revived with the Great Recoinage of 1816. Production of these new sovereigns began in 1817. The gold content was then fixed at 113 grains (7.322 g), equivalent to 0.2354 Troy ounces, a weight which […]
Some of the most beautiful coins in the world are the Gold Peso Coins from Mexico. The most striking is the majestic Mexican 50 Peso Gold Coin.
First issued in 1921 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Mexico’s independence from Spain, the Mexican 50 Pesos Gold Coin is also known as the “Centenario.”
These Mexican 50 Pesos Gold Coins, also known as “Mex50,” contain gold in quantities a little over the standard one-ounce bullion coins. The […]
The French Angel coins, after its introduction in the year 1792 was produced in full swing in denominations of 20 Francs from the year 1871 and was intermittently minted after that till 1898. French Angel design in the 20 Franc denomination was minted for a brief period in the years 1848 and 1849 and again between 1899 and 1906.
French Angel design is also displayed on the 50 Franc pieces that were produced between 1878 […]