George III Sovereign Information

Written by Ian • Last updated 8 Nov 2018

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There are not many sovereign dates available for George III. King George was the first obverse design on the modern sovereign which was struck in 1817. These coins are difficult to find in a high grade above extremely fine and prices are likely to exceed £1000. The 1819 is probably the rarest of them all and these have realised up to £50,000 in auction. 

History

There are not many sovereign dates available for George III. King George was the first obverse design on the modern sovereign which was struck in 1817. Only 3 more years followed until he successor George IV acceded the throne. 

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1817 George III Sovereign - Obverse

Full List of Dates

Date Description Mintage Stock
1817 First Head 3,235,000 See Page
1818 First Head 2,347,000 See Page
1819 All 3,574 See Page
1820 Various 932,000 See Page

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