2017 Australia Gold Sovereign PF-68 NGC - SKU#237728. Photos in this listing may or may not be stock photos.
The photos are meant to be an indication of the product you will receive. The Sydney Mint produced its first Type-I sovereign, featuring a unique colonial design, on June 23.
2354 oz actual Gold weight. This coin has been graded Proof-68 by NGC. Limited mintage of 1,000 coins. Obverse: Features the Ian Rank-Broadley likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the monetary denomination and the 2017 year-date.Edward's crown, a laurel wreath and the word Australia, historic elements of Leonard Charles Wyon's original Type-I reverse. The modern tribute also includes the inscription Perth Mint and Sovereign. Sovereign coin backed by the Australian government. Protect your Gold in storage from the adverse effects of moisture in the air by adding these silica gel packets. This limited edition coin would be a fantastic addition to any Gold collection. Add this 2017 Australia Gold Proof Sovereign to your cart today! There ensued an unbroken 76-year history of Gold sovereign production in Australia.
Over 400 million coins were created in Sydney, and at Royal Mint branches opened later in Melbourne and Perth. From 1871 the coins featured Imperial designs with the addition of S, M or P mint marks respectfully, to identify their place of manufacture. The various combinations of these features and monarchs means that today's collectors must find almost 200 different Australian sovereigns to complete a set. Customizing the original Sydney Mint Sovereign to read Perth Mint, this coin represents a modern adaptation of this important part of Australia's history.
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