The 2012 Gold Proof Half Sovereign 'QEII Diamond Jubilee' Coin features a special design, exclusive to the 2012 Sovereign coins. To celebrate the diamond jubilee the coins show the stylised interpretation of St George and the Dragon as designed by Paul Day.
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The 2012 British gold half sovereigns have a new unique design to commemorate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. This new interpretation of St George and the Dragon was designed by Paul Day.
Previous one-off designs include the 1989 500th Anniversary Sovereign, the 2002 Shield Reverse Sovereign issued to celebrate the Queens Golden Jubilee and the 2005 Sovereigns featuring a re-worked and stylised version of the traditional St George & Dragon design.
The obverse features the fourth coinage portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, as designed by Ian Rank-Broadley.
The reverse design is by artist, Paul Day. It features a new interpretation of St George and the Dragon. The engraver's initials are under the horse's hoof. The year can be found alongside the dragon's stomach.
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