This 1900 Victoria sovereign is struck in 22 carat gold and was issued by the Perth Mint in Australia. The 'P' mint mark can be found on the St George and the Dragon reverse. The veiled head portrait of the Queen by Thomas Brock is featured on the obverse.
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This British sovereign was minted at the Perth mint in Australia for circulation. This was only the second year that the Perth mint produced sovereigns, having been established in 1899. Sovereigns were also produced by The Royal Mint in London, as well as Australian branch mints in Sydney and Melbourne.
The sovereign has a nominal value of one pound. It was introduced in 1817 and continues to be popular with investors and collectors.
|1900 Sovereigns Mintage|
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The obverse of the coin features the Old Head portrait of Queen Victoria. This is also known as the veiled or widow head. This was designed by Thomas Brock and appeared on the coins from 1893 until 1901.
The engraving of St George slaying the dragon can be found on the reverse. This was designed by Benedetto Pistrucci in 1817. The date and the engraver's initials B.P. are in exergue. The mint mark S above the date in the ground shows that the coin was struck at the Sydney mint in Australia.
|Alloy||22 carat gold|
|Actual Gold Weight||0.2354 Troy oz|
|Obverse Designer||Thomas Brock|
|Reverse Designer||Benedetto Pistrucci|
|Obverse Grade||Reverse Grade||Price||Availability|
|gVF||aEF||£513.51||Out Of Stock|
|aVF||VF||£450.34||Out Of Stock|
|aVF||aVF||£435.34||Out Of Stock|
|05 July 2017||gVF||aEF||£394.92|
|15 August 2017||aVF||aVF||£342.77|
|18 June 2021||gVF||gVF||£480.06|
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