Gold Philharmonic 1/2 Ounce
Buy gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce coins from BullionByPost. As with most major bullion coin series, the Austrian Mint produces a 1/2oz gold Philharmonic coin each year. These smaller coins offer investors on a budget, or those seeking increased flexibility for part-selling, the chance to buy one of these beautiful coins in a smaller size. Each half ounce gold Philharmonic is 24 carat 999.9 fine gold, with a face value of €50.
All of our 1/2oz gold Philharmonics are VAT-free, and include free, fully insured delivery in the price shown.
Gold Philharmonic 1/2 Ounce Price
Gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce prices are derived from the value of the gold each coin contains. Each gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce coin weighs 15.55 grams, and is struck to a purity of 24 carat, meaning they contain 15.55 grams of pure gold.
Gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce prices can vary thanks to the coin's history and numismatic appeal, with certain years or designs being particularly desirable with collectors. The price of a new gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce coin will typically be based on today's gold price, with a small premium to cover the cost of manufacturing and supply of the coin. Older or rare gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce coins can cost considerably more than the UK gold price. With the global price of gold being primarily calculated in dollars, periods in which the pound is weak versus the dollar will see UK gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce prices rise, while a strong pound would see lower prices in the UK.
Our gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce prices are displayed in real-time, updating every two minutes in-line with the current gold spot price. Investment gold is VAT-free, and the gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce price shown includes fully insured delivery.
Gold Philharmonic 1/2 Ounce Coin Specification
The gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce coin is an Austrian gold coin manufactured by the Austrian Mint. Austrian gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce coins weigh 15.55g with a diameter of 28mm. Gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce coins are manufactured from 24 carat gold.
Gold Philharmonic 1/2 Ounce Value
Investors often ask what is the value of a gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce? Austrian gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce coins have a face value of 1000 schilling or 50 Euros depending on the year. It is important to note that the face value is a nominal amount that has no bearing on the actual value of the coin. As mentioned, the gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce coins main value can usually be worked out based on the current gold price. It is this simplicity that makes gold bullion coins appealing. They are bought and sold based on their intrinsic metal value without having to worry about any numismatic value and more complicated selling process.
You can always find a simple benchmark value for a gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce thanks to the publicly available spot price. The value of a gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce is therefore generally the same regardless of the year and is just based on the metal content. Some years of gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce might command a further premium. A lower mintage, or special design could see their value increase beyond their metal content.
The easiest way to work out a Gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce value is to use its gold weight of 15.55 grams and multiply that by the current gold spot price in grams. As a coin with a purity of 999.9 fineness, it's important to calculate the 24 carat gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce value, to ensure you have an accurate price.
How Much are Gold Philharmonic 1/2 Ounce Coins Worth?
If you are wondering how much are gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce coins worth, a simple rule of thumb is that a gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce has 15.55g of pure gold, or 1/2 a troy ounce. If you see the gold price in troy ounces you can therefore work out how much a gold Philharmonic 1/2 ounce is worth quite quickly.