Victoria Young Head St George Gold Sovereign Information

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Victorian young head Saint George & dragon reverse sovereigns were issued from 1871 to 1887 inclusive. We buy & sell gold sovereigns, in addition to almost all coins, British or world, in gold or any other metal, but British gold sovereigns are one of our major specialities.

Full List of Dates and Mintmarks

  London Melbourne Sydney Total
1871 Exists None Exists 11,581,250*
1872 Exists Exists Exists 16,049,888*
1873 Exists Exists Exists 4,598,414*
1874 Exists Exists Exists 3,793,011*
1875 None Exists Exists 4,010,405
1876 Exists Exists Exists 7,056,311
1877 None Exists None 1,487,316
1878 Exists Exists None 3,262,732
1879 Exists Exists Exists 4,126,607
1880 Exists Exists Exists 8,162,534
1880/70 Exists Exists Exists See 1880
1881 None Exists Exists 3,684,800
1882 None Exists Exists 3,391,850
1883 None Exists Exists 3,573,781
1884 Exists Exists Exists 4,987,635
1885 Exists Exists Exists 5,170,866
1886 None Exists Exists 7,471,262
1887 None Exists Exists 4,832,848

Key to Mintmarks

L = London, no mintmark.
M = Melbourne, Australia
S = Sydney, Australia
1871*, 1872*, 1873*, 19874* = Mintage figure includes London Mint shield reverse sovereigns of same date.

Coin and Medal Alignment

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Type Coins

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All our coins are guaranteed genuine, and we try to grade reasonably conservatively. For customers ordering by post, we want you to be delighted when you receive your coin. We thrive on repeat business and recommendation.

We buy gold sovereigns and are always intersted in buying Victoria old head sovereigns. Please get in touch on 01253 343081. We also buy bullion and you can find current prices on our sell page here