George III spade guinea, Spink refererence number 3727.
This gold guinea features the fourth laureate portrate of king George III, with the crowned shield of arms on the reverse design.
Two grades of this coin are show in the pictures, however, the current coin we have in stock as of October 2019 is in poor grade and has previously been mounted, resulting in a small grey solder mark in the legend on the reverse.
Photographs shown may not be the actual coin and may differ in terms of grade, die numbers, design flaws and other minor details. Contact us if you require a photograph prior to purchase.
The guinea was introduced into the British coinage in 1663 under Charles II, and continued until 1813 in the reign of George III.
At least six different types of guinea were issued for George III, from 1761 to 1813, including the well-known spade (or spade ace) version.
Fourth head of George III, facing right.
"GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA"
A crowned Hanoverian royal coat of arms surrounded by the partially-abbreviated latin legend stating:
"King of Great Britain France & Ireland, Defender of The Faith, Duke of Brunswick & Luneburg, High Treasurer and Elector of the Holy Roman Empire"
This list gives the specification of the coin as it was issued. (Worn coins may weigh less or be of a lower diameter).
|Diameter||25 to 26 mm.|
|Actual Gold Content||0.2461 ounces.|
|Obverse Grade||Reverse Grade||Price||Availability|
|Poor||Poor||£369.54||Out Of Stock|
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