• 1927 Gold Sovereign George V South Africa 22852
  • 1927 Gold Sovereign George V South Africa 22851
  • 1927 Gold Sovereign George V South Africa 22852
  • 1927 Gold Sovereign George V South Africa 22851
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1927 Gold Sovereign George V South Africa

This 1927 George V South Africa mint sovereign in almost extremely fine condition, is an excellent grade. Great for collectors who like to look at the detail on sovereigns using an eye glass. 

Struck in 22 carat gold, this coin is exempt from capital gains tax and is classed as British legal currency.

Photographs shown may not be the actual coin and may differ in terms of grade, die numbers, design flaws and other minor details.

from £681.75

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Totals are approximate until metal prices are confirmed on the next LBMA fix.

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In 1911, the first gold sovereign of George V's reign was produced. This new bust was created by the Australian, Edgar Bertram Mackennal. The use of this bust continued through George V's reign. The obverse features the legend:



This coin features Benedetto Pistrucci's famous engraving of St George slaying the dragon. This design first appeared on sovereigns in 1817.


Diameter 22.05mm
Weight 7.9881g
Alloy 22 carat gold
Fineness 0.916
Actual Gold Weight 0.2354 Troy oz
Obverse Designer Edgar Bertram Mackennal
Reverse Designer Benedetto Pistrucci
Mintage  16,379,704
Mint Mark South Africa


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aEFaEF£695.75In Stock
gVFgVF£688.75In Stock
EFEF£706.75In Stock
VFVF£681.75In Stock
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Date Obverse Reverse Price
10 July 2017 VF VF £585.86
16 October 2017 EF EF £449.49
22 March 2018 gVF gVF £353.57
15 June 2019 VF VF £621.11
20 September 2022 aEF aEF £554.61
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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 precious metal 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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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. 

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.

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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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 under £1500 there is no additional fee.
  • Orders over £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. 

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