In honour of the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, The Perth Mint is delighted to offer the 1918 Sovereign Trio in a highly collectable grade premium grade. Among the last sovereigns considered to be true circulation coins, this collection was struck by the Australian branches of the Royal Mint in Perth, Sydney and Melbourne. The 1918 Sovereign Trio is of scarce mintage due to the limited striking of sovereigns in the final year of the war.
Struck at the Perth, Melbourne and Sydney Mints in 22-carat gold, each sovereign features traditional 'P', 'M' or 'S' mintmark, and has been graded Extremely Fine to Uncirculated.
St George and the Dragon Design
The reverse of each coin portrays Benedetto Pistrucci's classic St George and the dragon design. The obverse of each sovereign depicts the original portrait of King George V which was represented from 1911 to 1928.
Prestigious Timber Presentation Case and Certificate
This highly sought-after Trio Collection is housed in an impressive timber case and shipper, and is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.