2010 5-Coin Gold Proof Sovereign Set
This 2010 gold sovereign set contains five coins; quintuple sovereign, double sovereign, sovereign, half sovereign and quarter sovereign. The coins are 22 carat gold (0.916 fine) and each coin is struck to a proof finish - perfect for collectors!
The reverse features the classic St George and the Dragon design by Benedetto Pistrucci. The obverse bears the Ian Ran-Broadley portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
The set contains 2.06 troy ounces of gold. Only 1,750 of these sets were produced.
See the rest of the 2010 Sovereign Collection.
The modern sovereign was introduced in 1817 with a nominal value of one pound. The same specifications that were used in 1817 apply to sovereigns issued today.
This gold proof sovereign set is British legal tender and is exempt from Capital Gains Tax. Sovereigns are popular with coin collectors and investors.
The obverse of each coin features the fourth definitive coin portrait of Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley. The text reads:
ELIZABETH II DEI GRA REGINA FID DEF
The reverse features the iconic St George & the Dragon design by Benedetto Pistrucci. This has been used as a reverse engraving on sovereigns, with a few breaks, since 1817.
|Alloy||22 carat gold|
|Obverse Designer||Ian Rank-Broadley|
|Reverse Designer||Benedetto Pistrucci|
|Mint||The Royal Mint|
|Quarter Sovereign Diameter||13.50mm|
|Quarter Sovereign Weight||1.997g|
|Quarter Sovereign Actual Gold Weight||0.0588 Troy oz|
|Half Sovereign Diameter||19.30mm|
|Half Sovereign Weight||3.99g|
|Half Sovereign Actual Gold Weight||0.1177 Troy oz|
|Sovereign Actual Gold Weight||0.2354 Troy oz|
|Double Sovereign Diameter||28.40mm|
|Double Sovereign Weight||15.98g|
|Double Sovereign Actual Gold Weight||0.4708 Troy oz|
|Quintuple Sovereign Diameter||36.02mm|
|Quintuple Sovereign Weight||39.94g|
|Quintuple Sovereign Actual Gold Weight||1.1771 Troy oz|
|Actual Gold Weight of Whole Set||2.0599 Troy ozta|
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