Elizabeth II Second Portrait Gold Sovereign. This coin features the second coinage portrait obverse, designed by Arnold Machin.
British gold Sovereigns are exempt from Capital Gains Tax and VAT. The coins are made from 22 carat gold and contain 0.2354 oz's of gold.
Designed by artist, Arnold Machin, the Second Definitive UK Coin Portrait exudes elegance. This new portrait was released with the introduction of the new five and ten pence decimalisation coins in 1968. This bust displays the Queen wearing the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland tiara; this tiara had been a wedding gift to the Queen from her grandmother Queen Mary in 1947. The Queen's hair is loosely waved and fabric is draped around her shoulders. This portrait was used on coins until 1984.
The obverse shows the second coinage portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by Arnold Machin.
The reverse design is by Benedetto Pistrucci. It shows St. George slaying the dragon. This has been used on Sovereigns since 1817.
|Alloy||22 Carat Gold|
|Gold Content||0.2354 oz's|
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Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their gold content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.
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