2017 Queen Elizabeth II Strike on the Day '200th Anniversary' Gold Sovereign

2017 Queen Elizabeth II Strike on the Day '200th Anniversary' Gold Sovereign

  • £950.00


2017 Queen Elizabeth II Strike on the Day '200th Anniversary' Gold Sovereign

Struck on 1st July 2017 this special on the day striking celebrates the 200th Anniversary of the the modern sovereign first struck in 1817 the coin was reborn as the embodiment of the newly introduced Gold Standard. Those first coins featured Benedetto Pistrucci’s St George and the dragon design, so highly regarded that it still appears on The Sovereign, 200 years on. This year, we celebrate the 200th anniversary of the ‘modern’ Sovereign with a celebratory design.

The sovereign is supplied within box and numbered certificate of Authenticity 

Issue Limit 1817
Obverse Legend: ELIZABETH.ll.DEI.GRATIA.REGINA.F:D+
Milled:  Rev: BP: Benedetto Pistrucci 
- Struck in 22ct gold
- Weight: 7.98g / Diameter: 22.05mm
- - Obverse by Jody Clark
- Featuring Reverse design of St George & the dragon by Benedetto Pistrucci
We endevour to keep all years available, the image is of the coin you will receive  some years may not be available due to rarity, if you are interested in the rare examples not on offer here, please contact us

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