Own a Piece of Numismatic History! 2017 Royal Mint Pistrucci 200th Anniversary Premium Sovereign Gold Proof 3 Coin Set. Metal: Solid 22 Carat Gold.Double Sovereign - Weight: 15.97 Grams / Diameter: 28.40mm. Full Sovereign - Weight: 7.98 Grams / Diameter: 22.05mm. Half Sovereign - Weight: 3.99 Grams / Diameter: 19.30mm. Presented: Royal Mint Boxed with Certificate of Authenticity.
For 2017 to celebrate the 200th Anniversary of Pistrucci's Reverse Design from 1817, the Royal Mint released a very Limited Issue Premium Sovereign Gold Proof 3 Coin Set struck in solid 22 Carat Gold based on the 1817 Garter Sovereign design. Each of the 22 Carat Gold Proof Sovereigns have been struck with tools remastered from Pistrucci's original. Feature the legendary St George and the Dragon reverse sovereign design from 1817 designed by Benedetto Pistrucci, together with the Fifth Portrait of Her Majesty, The Queen by Jody Clark on the obverse. These legal tender coins have been struck to proof quality using specially prepared dies and highly polished blanks. The item "2017 Great Britain Premium Sovereign Gold Proof 3 Coin Set Box Coa Mintage 450" is in sale since Thursday, August 31, 2017.This item is in the category "Coins\Coins\British\Proof Sets/Coins\2000s". The seller is "thelondoncoincompany" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.