1917 King George V Perth Mint Gold Sovereign

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This historic release of the 1917 Perth Mint Gold Sovereign is in 'Uncirculated condition' and features a large uncrowned bust of King George V.

Key features:

  • Historic 1917 Perth Mint Gold Sovereign
  • 22 carat-gold
  • Iconic St George and the Dragon reverse design
  • Extremely Fine- Uncirculated condition
  • Prestigious timber case
SKU 17B71AAA

Story

Historic 1917 sovereigns

Issued in the 100th anniversary year of Benedetto Pistrucci’s St George and the dragon design, Australia’s 1917 Sovereigns represent a major landmark in the long history of ‘the world’s most famous gold coin’.

Struck from 7.98 grams of 22 carat gold and measuring 21.5mm in diameter, each coin is a genuine sovereign minted during the First World War and available in 'uncirculated' condition.

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Iconic design

The reverse features the classic Benedetto Pistrucci design with St George on his warhorse slaying a wyvern-like dragon. On the obverse is an uncrowned bust of King George V facing left.

Presentation packaging and numbered certificate

Each coin is housed in an elegant black timber case with a numbered certificate of authenticity.

Specifications

Product specification

Year Date

1917

Gold Content (Troy oz)

0.2354

Fineness (% purity)

91.67

Grade

Extremely Fine- Uncirculated

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