Gold coin; Denomination: Sovereign
Royal Mint, London
Queen Victoria (1837-1901)

A sovereign is a 20 shilling or 1 pound coin.

Obverse Description

Head of the Queen facing left wearing ribbon in her hair; around, VICTORIA DEI GRATIA; below, 1843

Reverse Description

Crowned shield bearing royal arms within a wreath of laurel; around, BRITANNIARUM REGINA FID: DEF:; below, a rose, thistle and shamrock united.

Edge Description


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