This 1892 Queen Victoria sovereign was struck at the Sydney mint in Australia. This 22 carat gold coin bears the Jubilee Head portrait on the obverse and the famous St George and Dragon reverse by Benedetto Pistrucci.
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The Jubilee Head portrait engraved by Joseph Edgar Boehm was introduced in 1887 to celebrate Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee. The Jubilee Head sovereign was produced from 1887 to 1893 inclusive. These sovereigns all have the classic St George and the Dragon engraving on the reverse which first appeared on the 1817 sovereign.
In 1892, the branch mint in Sydney, Australia minted 2,837,000 sovereigns for circulation. The sovereign was also produced in London, England and Melbourne, Australia.
The obverse features the Jubilee Head portrait of Queen Victoria which was designed and engarved by Joseph Edgar Boehm. The engraver's initials J.E.B. are on the truncated neck. The inscription reads VICTORIA D:G: BRITT:REG:F:D: with the G of D:G: closer to the tip of the crown.
The reverse of the coin was designed by Benedetto Pistrucci and depicts St George, the patron saint of England, slaying a dragon. The S mint mark for Sydney, can be found on the ground below the dragon. The initials B.P. are situated to the right of the date in exergue.
|Alloy||22 carat gold|
|Actual Gold Weight||0.2354 Troy oz|
|Obverse Designer||Joseph Edgar Boehm|
|Reverse Designer||Benedetto Pistrucci|
|Obverse Grade||Reverse Grade||Price||Availability|
|aEF||aEF||£534.12||Out Of Stock|
|01 October 2020||aEF||aEF||£575.88|
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