Buy the 2009 uncirculated full sovereign.
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The traditional St George & Dragon design has been used on sovereigns, with a few breaks, since 1817. During this long period, there have been a considerable number of minor changes to the dies used for the reverse (tail side). In 2007, the reverse design appears to have been completely re-engraved, although there was no advance announcement of this from the Royal Mint. The 2009 reverse dies have again been re-engraved, using 'original Victorian tools'.
The fourth definitive UK coin portrait of Queen Elizabeth II was designed by sculptor, Ian Rank-Broadley. This portrait was introduced in 1998.
The reverse of the 2009 sovereign features Benedetto Pistrucci's St George and the Dragon engraving, first used on sovereigns in 1817.
|Alloy||22 carat gold|
|Actual Gold Weight||0.2354 Troy oz|
|Obverse Designer||Ian Rank-Broadley|
|Reverse Designer||Benedetto Pistrucci|
|Mint||The Royal Mint|
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