About the Ducat Wilhelmina & Juliana Gold Coin
By StoneX Bullion
Ducat Wilhelmina & Juliana Gold Coin PresentationThe Ducat Wilhelmina & Juliana gold coin is mainly known as a coin with greater longevity therefore it was perfectly chosen to celebrate two long Netherlands monarchial reigns, that of Queen Wilhelmina between 1890 and 1948 and that of Queen Juliana, who immediately followed her to the throne, reigning between 1948 and 1980. It may be possible that when mentioning ducat gold coins, people first thing at the ones minted by the Austrian government, however this currency was used by most European countries. Gold ducats were first minted in Venice in 1284 and from there one European countries decided to issue their own gold coins in this currency. One of those countries is Netherlands which issued the Ducat Wilhelmina & Juliana gold coin. Having a purity of 986/1000 and a pure gold weight of only 3.44 grams or 0.1106 troy ounces, the Ducat Wilhelmina & Juliana gold coin is perfect for bulk investors. The coin has a diameter of 22 mm and an overall weight of 3.50 grams.
Ducat Wilhelmina & Juliana Gold Coin DesignThe obverse of the Ducat Wilhelmina & Juliana gold coin illustrates the figure of a Dutch knight in standing position, facing right, and holding in the right hand a sword and in the left a bundle of arrows. The legend is the following: on the right side of the knight CONCORDIA RES and PARVAE CRESCUNT on the left side which translates as "the union makes small things grow". The minting year 1985 is also inscribed on the reverse of the Ducat Wilhelmina & Juliana gold coin. The reverse of the Ducat Wilhelmina & Juliana gold coin is an engraver of the following Latin words MO. AUR. REG. BELGII AD LEGEM IMPERII which transmit the following message "money of the provinces of the United Netherlands according to the law of the empire".
Ducat Wilhelmina & Juliana Gold Coin InvestmentThe Ducat Wilhelmina & Juliana gold coin has some important characteristics that make it an appealing coin for both collectors and investors. One of these characteristics would be the scarcity of these gold coins minted by the Netherlands starting with the 17th century. Another particularity of the Ducat Wilhelmina & Juliana gold coin is their purity of 98.60 percent and contrary to this high purity a coin comes at a very affordable price due to their relatively small weight and to their small premium which is added to the gold spot price. All these qualities and the visual appealing offered by the Ducat Wilhelmina & Juliana gold coin could result in an increase in the future the value. That would mean that the premium for these coins could rise due to a foreseen high demand from investors and collectors. Therefore, a bulk investment could be recommended since the value is still positioned at an appealing level. Affordable gold coins like the Ducat Wilhelmina & Juliana gold coin are a great way to start an investment for an investor found in a beginner stadium and if purchased when the price for gold is slightly lower, then a coin like that could become advantageously profitable. The Ducat Wilhelmina & Juliana gold coin comes at a price free of VAT and is available on our website.