Comes in a custom wood box with a certificate of authenticity. Special mint mark can be found on the obverse to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, the world's longest reigning living monarch. Obverse: Displays an effigy of Her Majesty Elizabeth II as well as the date. George and the dragon by Benedetto Pistrucci, an image that has endured for almost 200 years.
The Sovereign continues to be recognized as a Gold coin of beauty, quality and value, and is considered by many as the flagship coin of The Royal Mint. Add this 2018 Gold British Five-Sovereign Piece to your cart today! The Sovereign is the flagship coin of The Royal Mint, famous across the world as a symbol of quality, accuracy and a masterpiece of design.The Sovereign was given a name that served as a reminder of the coins connection with the monarch. 2018 is a historic year in the story of the British monarchy, as Her Majesty The Queen, now the worlds longest reigning living monarch, marks the sapphire anniversary of her coronation. This remarkable event is unlikely to happen again for many generations. To celebrate the anniversary, The Royal Mint has incorporated a unique mint mark on The Sovereign, the coin of the crown, for one year only. Queen Elizabeth II is the first British monarch to mark more than 65 years of service, making the addition of this particular mint mark to celebrate this achievement a minting first. Each coin is struck in 22 carat Gold and features the mint mark depicting a royal crown with 65 entwined in the design. 1,359 Item as described.
Rec'd item, looking forward to doing business with again. The item "2018 Great Britain Gold Five-Sovereign Piece SKU#172506" is in sale since Tuesday, August 21, 2018. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Europe\UK (Great Britain)\Proof Sets". The seller is "apmex" and is located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.This item can be shipped worldwide.