Sell 2016 Proof Full Sovereign Gold Coin

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Product Code: aucostu2016pffs

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The 2016 UK Proof Sovereign Gold Coin features the Benedetto Pistrucci 'St. George and the Dragon' design on the reverse.

The obverse bears a one-off portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, by James Butler MBE RA, which marked the year Queen Elizabeth II became the UKs longest reigning monarch.

  • The coin weighs 7.98g and is 916.7 (22ct) Gold.
  • Diameter: 22.05mm.
  • Manufactured by The Royal Mint.
  • Struck to a Proof finish.

This is a limited edition presentation of just 7,500 issues.

The gold sovereign is one of Britain's most famous coins, the first of which was minted in 1489 by King Henry VII. The modern Sovereign featuring Benedetto Pistrucci's 'St George & the Dragon' reverse design was first struck in 1817. Due to its long history, the UK Sovereign coin is considered by many as the flagship coin of the Royal Mint.

Important Information

This product must include the original proof coins, capsules, certificate of authenticity, original Royal Mint Box, outer box & sleeve. If any of these original components are missing it may affect the price you are offered.

Code aucostu2016pffs
Metal Gold
Product Type Coin
Weight 7.98
Country United Kingdom
Manufacturer The Royal Mint
The Royal Mint
Year 2016
Fine Content 7.32
Condition Used
Fineness 916.7
Finish Proof
Face Value £1