Great Britain first minted Gold 1/2 Sovereigns in 1544 during the reign of King Henry VIII. They were continued from 1817-1926, and not issued again until 1980, but have continued to be popular amongst Gold investors worldwide.
- Contains .1177 oz actual Gold weight.
- Each half sovereign will be in protective plastic flips.
- Obverse: Depicts a bust of the reigning monarch at the time the coin was struck.
- Reverse: Most dates have a rendition of St. George mounted on horseback slaying a dragon, designed by Benedetto Pistrucci. Some from Queen Victoria's reign feature a crowned shield.
- Minted at the British Royal Mint and other Commonwealth Mints.
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Containing .1177 of an ounce of Gold and featuring iconic designs, it is easy to see why the Gold British Half Sovereign is one of the most popular Gold coins in the world. Add these historic Gold British half sovereign Gold coins to your cart today!
Dates and monarchs will be of our choice and may or may not vary, determined by available inventory.
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|Metal Content:||0.1177 troy oz|