Sovereignty is understood in jurisprudence as the full right and power of a governing body to govern itself without any interference from outside sources or bodies. In political theory, sovereignty is a substantive term designating supreme authority. You will commonly see two types of offerings in gold coins...
As a global commodity, the price of gold is not tied directly to the value of the U.S. dollar, and its long history as a global currency (dating back to around 550 BC) is a testament to its endurance as a valuable commodity.
Caught by a number of factors, the global minting industry is experiencing coin shortage crisis together with the possible threat of rationing. The Central Bank of India in 2013 had imposed various restrictions and norms over the gold import and trading which had considerably hindered gold purchases in the country.
Coin demand remains strong, the U.S. Mint yesterday reported coin sales of 63,000 ounces, 9,000 more than sold in December 2013. Similar demand has been seen here at the Royal Mint where ‘exceptional demand’ has run stocks of the 2014 Sovereign gold coins dry.