1883-M Queen Victoria Shield Reverse Sovereign - Marsh R2 - Very Rare

  • £1,450.00

1883-M Queen Victoria Shield Reverse Sovereign

Obverse : Young head of Victoria to left. Hair bound with double fillet and collected up into a Bun behind. Date below truncation with WW.(William Wyon) on truncation.

Marsh (R2) Very Rare - Lowest Mintage of the Series

Reverse :The Ensigns Armorial within a plain shield and surmounted by a crown. A branch of laurel is shown on each side of the shield. At the bottom the Thistle, Rose and Shamrock are placed with a small flower stop each side.

Struck - Melbourne Mint Australia ('M')
- Obverse by William Wyon
Marsh 64 R2; S.3854A
427,450 including St George reverse
- Struck in 22ct gold
- Weight: 7.98g / Diameter: 22.05mm
- Reverse Shield design by Jean Baptiste Merlen
- Die Axis: ↑ ↓

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