• 1923 Gold Sovereign George V Perth 21773
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  • 1923 Gold Sovereign George V Perth 21773
  • 1923 Gold Sovereign George V Perth 21774
Stock status
5 Grades Available
Surcharge
from £112.40
Premium
From 0%
Intrinsic Price
£312.87
Estimated UK Delivery
£6.00
Mint
P - Perth

1923 Gold Sovereign George V Perth

This 1923 sovereign was minted at the Perth mint in Australia. The "P" mint mark can be found at the bottom of St George reverse. The obverse Shows the "large head" portrait of King George V.

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The London Mint stopped producing sovereigns after 1916, although a few 1917s were issued. From 1917, only the branch mints continued to issue sovereigns, and by 1923 the only the tree Australian mints, Sydney, Melbourne and Perth were issuing them. The Pretoria mint in South Africa only came into production in 1923.The Perth mint produced 2,124 sovereigns for this year, Sydney minted 416, Melbourne minted 511,129 and Pretoria only issued 584 making these very rare.

Obverse

The obverse of the 1923 Perth mint sovereign was designed by the Italian Artist Benedetto Pistrucci. His iconic design of St George slaying the dragon is portraying good over coming evil and has featured on the sovereign since 1817,

Reverse

During King George V reign 1910 - 1936, there was only two portrait designs a "large head" and a "small head" the large head features on most years with the small head features on only four dates. Both portraits feature George V, bare head facing left with the legend GEORGIVS V D.G.BRITT:OMN:REX F.D.IND:IMP:

Specification

MetalGold
Weight / SizeFull
Gold Weight Troy Ounces0.23535
Fineness / Carat0.917 / 22
Obverse DesignerEdgar Bertram MacKennal
Reverse DesignerBenedetto Pistrucci
Issuing Monarch George V (1910-1936)
Mint / BrandPerth Mint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Price List
ObverseReversePriceAvailability
aEFaEF£563.13In Stock
gVFgVF£537.63In Stock
VFVF£519.13In Stock
aVFaVF£475.87In Stock
EFEF£609.13In Stock
Sold Prices
Date Obverse Reverse Price
16 October 2017 aEF aEF £456.33
25 October 2017 aVF aVF £351.79
16 November 2017 VF VF £393.29
06 May 2018 aVF aVF £354.28
Terms & Delivery

Terms of Sale - Key Points

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Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their gold content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.

Gold investment products are VAT free. Silver investment products are inclusive of VAT at the current rate unless otherwise stated.

All investment products are based on the live precious metal price. Prices will be fixed once the item has been added to the basket and recalculates just before checking out. 

If your product is not a graded coin and is considered a bullion item it should be noted that these are bought and sold on low premiums over their precious metal content and not solely for aesthetic purposes, therefore some products may have edge knocks and/or marks. These edge knocks and marks do not alter the specifications of the coins.

Please note that all investment products are exempt from the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 and therefore customers do not have the right to cancel their order once the order has been accepted. If customers no longer wish to go ahead with their investment purchase, there is an option to sell the products back to Chard (1964) Ltd instead. View our current buy back prices.

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Delivery Information

We aim to dispatch orders within 48 hours of receiving cleared funds. Our standard delivery methods are as follows

Orders over £60 - Fully Insured Delivery.

  • Within the UK and BFPO - Next day fully insured and tracked. Delivery starts from £6. 
  • International - Royal Mail International Signed / Royal Mail International Tracked / Royal Mail International Tracked and Signed For. Items sent via this method will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £15.

Orders under £60

  • Within the UK and BFPO - Royal Mail 2nd Class. Your order will normally arrive within 2-3 working days. Delivery starts from £3.50.
  • International - Royal Mail International Standard. Your order will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £6.

If you wish to have your order sent by an alternative method (e.g., Saturday Guaranteed) please contact +441253343081 for more information. Please note, we will not dispatch high value orders over a bank holiday weekend.

For international delivery, please check with your local customs office for more information on custom duty and taxes.

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Postal Insurance

We offer fully insured delivery on all special delivery options. We do need to pass on the cost of this insurance as it soon adds up shipping high value gold and silver products. 

  • Orders < £1500 there is no additional fee
  • Orders > £1500 we charge a fee in order to cover the increasing costs of insurance. For every £1500 we apply a £1 fee. 

If you require any assistance please do not hesitate to call the showroom on +441253343081 and one of our team can discuss your purchase.