1879 22k Gold Sovereign Coin (Victoria Young Head, Sydney, Rare Date)


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Item Details

  • Mint Mark: Sydney, AU
  • VF+ condition
  • Rare
  • USPS Priority Shipping

About This Item

The design of the coin features the bust of Queen Victoria on the obverse side, with the inscription “VICTORIA D:G:” (Victoria, by the Grace of God). The reverse side of the coin features St. George slaying the dragon.


  • Metal Type: Gold
  • Metal Content: .24 oz.
  • AGW: 0.2355 OZ
  • Year: 1879 (Rare date)
  • Purity: 91.7
  • Diameter:  22.05 mm; Thickness: 1.52mm
  • Mint/ Manufacturer: Royal Mint, Sydney, Australia
  • Country of Manufacture: Australia
  • Denomination: One sovereign
  • Designer: William Wyon
  • Edge Design: Reeded
  • Certificate of Authenticity: Uncertified
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